a high-pitched whistle used by a boatswain for giving signals.
a seat composed of a plank suspended in a horizontal position from ropes, used by painters and other persons who work on the exteriors of buildings, ships, etc., while seated at a considerable height. noun (nautical) a seat consisting of a short flat board slung from ropes, used to support a person working on the […]
a body style in which the rear end of the vehicle tapers to a point or a cone.
a large grackle, Quiscalus major, of the southeastern U.S., that folds its tail into a shape resembling the keel of a boat. Historical Examples What Bird is That? Frank M. Chapman Birds from Coahuila, Mexico Emil K. Urban