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ahull

[uh-huhl] /əˈhʌl/
adjective, Nautical
1.
(of a sailing vessel) with all sails furled and the helm lashed to head into the wind, as in heavy weather.
2.
abandoned, with decks awash.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; a-1 + hull2
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