the distance made to windward while tacking
(transitive) to gain distance over (another boat) when tacking
noun 1. the high register of the human voice.
[hed-rest] /ˈhɛdˌrɛst/ noun 1. a or support of any kind for the . 2. Also called head restraint. a padded part at the top of the back of a seat, especially in an automobile, to protect one’s against whiplash in a collision. /ˈhɛdˌrɛst/ noun 1. a support for the head, as on a dentist’s chair […]
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[hed-rig] /ˈhɛdˌrɪg/ noun 1. (in a sawmill) the carriage and saw used in cutting a log into slabs.