Jib-boom



noun, Nautical.
1.
a spar forming a continuation of a bowsprit.
noun
1.
(nautical) a spar forming an extension of the bowsprit

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    [jahyb] /dʒaɪb/ Nautical verb (used without object), jibed, jibing. 1. to shift from one side to the other when running before the wind, as a fore-and-aft sail or its boom. 2. to alter course so that a fore-and-aft sail shifts in this manner. verb (used with object), jibed, jibing. 3. to cause to jibe. noun […]



  • Jibed

    [jahyb] /dʒaɪb/ Nautical verb (used without object), jibed, jibing. 1. to shift from one side to the other when running before the wind, as a fore-and-aft sail or its boom. 2. to alter course so that a fore-and-aft sail shifts in this manner. verb (used with object), jibed, jibing. 3. to cause to jibe. noun […]

  • Jibes

    [jahyb] /dʒaɪb/ Nautical verb (used without object), jibed, jibing. 1. to shift from one side to the other when running before the wind, as a fore-and-aft sail or its boom. 2. to alter course so that a fore-and-aft sail shifts in this manner. verb (used with object), jibed, jibing. 3. to cause to jibe. noun […]



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