Definition of Jibbooms
1. jibboom [n] - See also: jibboom
Lexicographical Neighbors of Jibbooms
jibbooms (current term)
Literary usage of Jibbooms
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Treatise on the Law of Collisions at Sea: With an Appendix, Containing by Reginald Godfrey Marsden (1904)
"(Yards to be peaked; bowsprits and jibbooms run in or topped.) 5. ... Bowsprits and jibbooms of vessels aground to be rigged in.) 6. ..."
2. A Treatise on the Law of Collisions at Sea: With an Appendix Containing the by Reginald Godfrey Marsden, John William Mansfield (1891)
"... and jibbooms run in or topped.) 5. (Anchors to be laid so as not to interfere with ... Bowsprits and jibbooms of vessels ..."
3. Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel Manufacturers edited by Sholto Percy, Perry Fairfax Nursey (1847)
"ID comparing studding-sail booms broken in the Flying-fish wiih jibbooms carried away in the Espiègle, Captain Fishbourne only renders his argument ..."
4. New Handbook for the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal: With by C. W. Brebner (1898)
"jibbooms. to enter tlle l,ari,our until their jibbooms are run in. No vessels but warships and mail steamers will bo allowed From ..."