keelless

[keel-lis]
adjective
having no keel, as a ship.

Origin:
1875–80; keel1 + -less

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To keelless
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: keelivine
Next Definition: keelman
Words Near: keelless
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for keelless
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing keelless
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.

Example sentences
The smooth, keelless carapace is brown with brown mottling.
The painted turtle is distinguished by a relatively flat, smooth, keelless carapace that lacks serrations along the rear edge.
The carapace is keelless and variable brown in color, with darker blotches or patchy markings.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;