a buoy to which ships or boats can be moored.
noun 1. the mast or tower to which a dirigible is moored. noun 1. a mast or tower to which a balloon or airship may be moored Also called mooring tower
noun, Nautical. 1. a row of piles, connected at the tops, to which ships or boats can be moored.
[moo r-ing] /ˈmʊər ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. Usually, moorings. the means by which a ship, boat, or aircraft is . 3. moorings, a place where a ship, boat, or aircraft may be . 4. Usually, moorings. one’s stability or security: After the death of his wife […]
noun, Nautical. 1. a broad, augerlike anchor used for securing buoys in soft-bottomed lakes, rivers, etc.