Nautical. the movement of a vessel backward, or stern foremost.
(nautical) movement of a vessel sternforemost
noun, Nautical. 1. a paddle wheel at the stern of a vessel. adjective, (of a vessel) 1. propelled by a paddle wheel at the stern.
adjective, (of a vessel) 1. propelled by a paddle wheel at the stern.
[sturn-hwee-ler, -wee-] /ˈstɜrnˌʰwi lər, -ˌwi-/ noun 1. a boat propelled by a paddle wheel at the stern.
noun 1. any of a large group of fat-soluble organic compounds, as the sterols, bile acids, and sex hormones, most of which have specific physiological action. 2. anabolic steroid. adjective 3. Also, steroidal [sti-roid-l, ste-] /stɪˈrɔɪd l, stɛ-/ (Show IPA). pertaining to or characteristic of a steroid. Idioms 4. on steroids, Slang. much larger, stronger, […]