from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The section of the hold of a ship that is within the angle made by the bow and is used for trimming or for storage of cargo.
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- n. The part of the hold of a ship within the angle of the bow
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Nautical, the extreme forward part of the forehold, in the angle formed by the bow.
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