gunwale

2 definitions found

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

Gunwale \Gun"wale\, noun [Gun + wale. So named because the upper guns were pointed from it.] (Naut.) The upper edge of a vessel's or boat's side; the uppermost wale of a ship (not including the bulwarks); or that piece of timber which reaches on either side from the quarter-deck to the forecastle, being the uppermost bend, which finishes the upper works of the hull. [Written also {gunnel}.]

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

gunwale

noun

1: wale at the top of the side of boat; topmost planking of a wooden vessel [syn: {gunwale}, {gunnel}, {gun rest}]

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