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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a solid wave of water coming aboard the deck of a ship

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a wave that breaks in a solid mass on a vessel's deck.


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