quickwork

Quickwork

Quick"work`\, n. (Naut.) A term somewhat loosely used to denote: (a) All the submerged section of a vessel's planking. (b) The planking between the spirketing and the clamps. (c) The short planks between the portholes.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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