a finlike projection extending downward from the keel of a sailboat, serving to prevent lateral motion and acting as additional ballast.
a projection from the keel of a vessel to give it additional stability
[fin-luh nd] /ˈfɪn lənd/ noun 1. Finnish Suomi. a republic in N Europe: formerly a province of the Russian Empire. 130,119 sq. mi. (337,010 sq. km). Capital: Helsinki. 2. Gulf of, an arm of the Baltic, S of Finland. /ˈfɪnlənd/ noun 1. a republic in N Europe, on the Baltic Sea: ceded to Russia by […]
[fin-luh n-der] /ˈfɪn lən dər/ noun 1. an inhabitant of , especially a native who customarily speaks Swedish.
[fin-lan-dee-uh] /fɪnˈlæn di ə/ noun 1. symphonic poem, opus 26, composed in 1899 by Jean Sibelius.
[fin-luh n-duh-zey-shuh n] /ˌfɪn lən dəˈzeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the neutralization of a country in terms of its allegiance to the superpowers, in the way that the Soviet Union rendered neutral and friendly without making it a satellite state or requiring that it adopt Communism. 2. such a neutral status pursued as a deliberate act […]