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- v. to raise the anchor from the seabed prior to getting under way
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- v. heave up an anchor in preparation for sailing
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The battleship was too close, however, and a Cape Helles fort fired fifty-six shells, hitting Agamemnon seven times, killing three men and wounding seven, before the ship could weigh anchor and move.