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- adj. Alternative form of carvel-built.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having the planks meet flush at the seams, instead of lapping as in a clinker-built vessel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Built with the planks all flush and not overlapping: said of a ship or boat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of ships) built with flush (rather than overlapping) hull planks
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