[keel-lis] /ˈkil lɪs/
having no , as a ship.
[keel-hawl] /ˈkilˌhɔl/ verb (used with object) 1. Nautical. to haul (an offender) under the bottom of a ship and up on the other side as a punishment. 2. to rebuke severely. /ˈkiːlˌhɔːl/ verb (transitive) 1. to drag (a person) by a rope from one side of a vessel to the other through the water under […]
[kel-suh n, keel-] /ˈkɛl sən, ˈkil-/ noun, Nautical. 1. any of various fore-and-aft structural members lying above or parallel to the keel in the bottom of a hull. /ˈkɛlsən; ˈkiːl-/ noun 1. a longitudinal beam fastened to the keel of a vessel for strength and stiffness n. also kelson, 1620s, altered (by influence of keel […]
[kee-loo ng] /ˈkiˈlʊŋ/ noun, Older Spelling. 1. . /ˈkiːˈlʊŋ/ noun 1. another name for Chilung
noun 1. any of various types of sailing vessels in which a fixed, projecting keel gives lateral resistance.