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Abeam

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Abeam \A*beam"\, adverb [Pref. a- + beam.] (Naut.) On the beam, that is, on a line which forms a right angle with the ship's keel; opposite to the center of the ship's side.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

abeam

adverb

1: at right angles to the length of a ship or airplane


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