Also, ribbon. Shipbuilding. a strip of wood or metal running fore-and-aft along frames to keep them in the proper position until the shell planking or plating is in place.
Carpentry. ribbon (def 8).
noun 1. one of a series of curved bones that are articulated with the vertebrae and occur in pairs, 12 in humans, on each side of the vertebrate body, certain pairs being connected with the sternum and forming the thoracic wall. 2. a cut of meat, as beef, containing a rib. 3. ribs, spareribs (def […]
- Ribbed and smoked sheet
noun 1. another name for smoked rubber
noun 1. rib-knit (def 2).
noun 1. tailed frog. noun 1. a frog, Ascaphus truei, of the northwestern U.S. and adjacent Canada, the male of which has its cloaca modified into a taillike copulatory organ.