|platform above the mainmast (Nautical)||maintop|
|(British) destroy, annihilate; strike suddenly, make a surprise assault, opening allowing drainage from building, opening for draining water from deck, opening for draining water from the deck of a ship (Nautical), sink ship, wreck or ruin something||scupper|
|(British) dock, wharf alongside a waterway, waterside platform||quay|
|(Nautical) any of the two late watch periods on a ship (first from 4 to 6 p.m., the second from 6 to 8 p.m.); any night shift (Informal), watch period on ship||dogwatch|
|(Nautical) aweigh, not touching the bottom; in position||atrip|
|(Nautical) fasten with a rope, tie down with a rope; thread a rope through a block or pulley, Canadian town council president, district official, fasten something by reeving, female sandpiper, head of a city council, chief administrator of a town, repr...||reeve|
|(Nautical) forward edge of a sail; wide part near the bow of a boat, flap, front edge of sail, sail too close to wind, turn a ship toward the wind (Nautical)||luff|
|(Nautical) haul with a tackle (also spelled bowse), raise something||bouse|
|(Nautical) having a triangular sail (of a ship)||lateen|
|(Nautical) in a nautical manner, in a manner pertaining to seafaring (sailors, ships, and navigation)||nautically|
|(Nautical) protruding parts of the topmast, support for a mast and rigging||hounds|
|(Nautical) slightly above the sea floor (of an anchor), clear of seabed||aweigh|
|(Nautical) small shallow cargo boat with a keeled hull; large yacht with a permanent keel (rather than a removable centerboard), covered river boat with shallow draft||keelboat|
|(Nautical) space assigned to a ship in a port or at a wharf; act of bringing a ship to a berth||berthing|
|(Nautical, Aeronautics) toward the back, toward the rear; backwards, behind boat, in or to the stern, with stern foremost||astern|
|3rd mast, mizzen, rear mast, rear or aft mast, third mast (Nautical)||mizzenmast|
|a blow, dowse, drenching, extinguish something, immerse something in water, lower sail, punch or strike somebody, put liquid on something, take off a hat, throw water on, plunge into water; strike, hit; take in or lower a sail (Nautical)||douse|
|a long way, nautical mile, race over one mile, statute mile, unit of distance, unit of distance equal to 5280 feet (approximately 1609 meters); relatively great distance, unit of measurement comparable to mile||mile|
|a support, a visit, act of halting; visit, temporary residence; suspension of a legal proceeding; brace; small piece of bone or plastic used to stiffen part of a garment; heavy rope (Nautical), alleviate in the short term, be around for something, comf...||stay|
|across, from side to side; across (Nautical); in an apposing manner, opposing, prep. from side to side; contrary to||athwart|
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