Definition of Daggerboard

1. Noun. A removable centerboard on a small sailboat that can be lowered into the water to serve as a keel.




Definition of Daggerboard

1. Noun. (nautical) A retractable centreboard that slides out to act as a keel ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Daggerboard

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dagesh lene
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daggerboard (current term)
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Literary usage of Daggerboard

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1. From Behemoth to Microship: Two Platforms for Technomadic Adventure by Steven K. Roberts (2000)
"... of pivoting aluminum T handles... which also carry Tech note on the daggerboard: Positioning the board to provide a bit of weather helm is critical, ..."

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