Nautical. a continuous course of planks or plates on a ship forming a hull shell, deck, etc.
a curved metal plate forming part of the metal rim on a wooden wheel
any metal plate let into a rubber tyre
(nautical) Also called streak. one of a continuous range of planks or plates forming the side of a vessel
a profiled piece of wood carried on an arm that rotates round a fixed post: used to sweep the internal shape of a mould, as for a bell or a ship’s propeller blade, in sand or loam
noun 1. a seaport in NE Germany: a member of the medieval Hanseatic League; besieged by Wallenstein 1628. noun 1. a port in NE Germany, in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania on a strait of the Baltic: one of the leading towns of the Hanseatic League. Pop: 59 140 (2003 est)
noun, Scot. 1. an uproar; disturbance. noun 1. an uproar; tumult; brawl verb (transitive) 2. to destroy; smash
adjective 1. of or resembling straw. 2. straw-colored; yellowish.
noun 1. jimson weed. 2. the dried leaves of the jimson weed, used in medicine as an analgesic, antispasmodic, etc. noun 1. a preparation of the dried leaves and flowers of the thorn apple, containing hyoscyamine and formerly used as a drug to treat asthma 2. another name for thorn apple (sense 1)