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Meaning of SEA ANCHOR

Pronunciation:  see'angkur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  restraint consisting of a canvas covered frame that floats behind a vessel; prevents drifting or maintains the heading into a wind
 
 Synonyms: drogue
 
 See Also: constraint, restraint, ship

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sea" an"chor\ (Naut.)
See {Drag sail}, under 4th {Drag}.

 

 

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