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inboard

[in-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈɪnˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
adjective
1.
located nearer the longitudinal axis or center, as of an airplane:
the inboard section of a wing.
2.
located inside a hull or aircraft:
a motorboat with an inboard engine.
3.
(of a motorboat) having the motor inboard.
adverb
4.
inside or toward the longitudinal axis or center of a hull, aircraft, machine, etc.
Compare outboard (def 4).
noun
5.
an inboard motor.
6.
a boat equipped with an inboard motor.
Origin of inboard
1840-1850
1840-50; orig. phrase in board
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inboard

/ˈɪnˌbɔːd/
adjective
1.
(esp of a boat's motor or engine) situated within the hull Compare outboard (sense 1)
2.
situated between the wing tip of an aircraft and its fuselage: an inboard engine
adverb
3.
towards the centre line of or within a vessel, aircraft, etc
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