overboard

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bait consisting of chopped fish and fish oils that are dumped overboard to attract fish chum
part of a ship's equipment or cargo that is thrown overboard to lighten the load in a storm jetsam
cargo thrown overboard to lighten ship jetsam
eject or throw overboard jettison
overboard, to cast jettison
throw cargo overboard jettison
(Old Testament) Jonah did not wish to become a prophet so God caused a great storm to throw him overboard from a ship; he was saved by being swallowed by a whale that vomited him out onto dry land Jonah
drain that allows water on the deck of a vessel to flow overboard scupper
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