from The Century Dictionary.
- Noting a vessel on the stocks when all the frames are set upon the keel, the stem and stern-post put up, and the whole adjusted by the ram-line.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Having the frames, stem, and sternpost adjusted; -- said of a ship on the stocks.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective Having the
frames, stem, and sternpostadjusted; — said of a ship on the stocks.
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