from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See under dead, a.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Nautical, the calculation of a ship's place at sea, independently of observations of the heavenly bodies, and simply from the distance she has run by the log and the courses steered by the compass, this being rectified by due allowances for drift, leeway, etc.
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