either of two lateral ballast tanks permitting an icebreaker to heel and crush ice to either side.
[heel-pees] /ˈhilˌpis/ noun 1. Shoemaking. 2. an endpiece of anything; a terminal part. /ˈhiːlˌpiːs/ noun 1. the piece of a shoe, stocking, etc, designed to fit the heel
[heel-pleyt] /ˈhilˌpleɪt/ noun 1. a small metal attached to the of a shoe to protect it against excessive wear.
[heel-pohst] /ˈhilˌpoʊst/ noun 1. a made to withstand strain, forming or fitted to the end of something, as the on which a gate or door is hinged. /ˈhiːlˌpəʊst/ noun 1. a post for carrying the hinges of a door or gate
[heel-tap] /ˈhilˌtæp/ noun 1. a layer of leather, metal, or the like in a shoe heel; a lift. 2. a small portion of liquor remaining in a glass after drinking or in a bottle after decanting. 3. dregs, sediment, or residue. /ˈhiːlˌtæp/ noun 1. Also called lift. a layer of leather, etc, in the heel […]