Definition of Carrick bitt

1. Noun. Either of a pair of strong posts that support a windlass on a ship's deck.

Generic synonyms: Post



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carrick bitt (current term)
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Literary usage of Carrick bitt

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1. Diccionario tecnológico inglés-español y español-inglés de los términos y by Néstor Ponce de León (1893)
"... (mas) whelp of the windlass, carrick bitt, windlass chock. — montante di una bomba (mec.) upper standing barrel of a pump. — oval, oval column. ..."

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