Arch-board

arch board

noun Nautical.
a distinctive area at the upper part of a stern, curving upward toward the center and giving the name and port of the vessel within a carved and painted frame; escutcheon.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To arch-board
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: arch-bishopric
Next Definition: arch-brace
Words Near: arch-board
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for arch-board
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing arch-board
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature