a very strong, heavy strake of planking, especially one next to a sheer strake.
Toilers of the Sea Victor Hugo
- Binding-time analysis
binding-time analysis compiler An analysis to identify sub-expressions which can be evaluated at compile-time or where versions of a function can be generated and called which are specialised to certain values of one or more arguments. See partial evaluation. (1995-03-28)
a bundle, usually of bedding and other possessions, carried by a hobo. Historical Examples Mrs. Bindle Hebert Jenkins Adventures of Bindle Herbert George Jenkins Mrs. Bindle Hebert Jenkins Adventures of Bindle Herbert George Jenkins Adventures of Bindle Herbert George Jenkins Adventures of Bindle Herbert George Jenkins Mrs. Bindle Hebert Jenkins Adventures of Bindle Herbert George […]
bindlestiff A migrant harvest worker, esp a hobo with his bindle: I was a bindlestiff. That’s the class that will do some work once in a while Any hobo or derelict
a twining plant stem, as of the hop. any bindweed. woodbine. Historical Examples Nature Near London Richard Jefferies The Humors of Falconbridge Jonathan F. Kelley The Gamekeeper at Home Richard Jefferies noun the climbing or twining stem of any of various plants, such as the woodbine or bindweed any plant with such a stem n.