sliding keel

sliding keel

noun
a retractable fin keel used on sailboats to prevent drifting to leeward [syn: centerboard
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: sliding hernia
Next Definition: sliding rule
Words Near: sliding keel
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for sliding keel
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing sliding keel
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