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verb (used without object), (of a vessel)
to heave in a swell.
to lurch forward from the motion of a heavy sea.
the heaving motion of a vessel.
the forward impulse imparted by the motion of a sea against a vessel.
verb scends, scending, scended, sends, sending, sent
(of a vessel) to surge upwards in a heavy sea
the upward heaving of a vessel pitching
the forward lift given a vessel by the sea


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