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The Bosunīs Mate Glossary of Terms

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Terms List:
A-hull
Navigation , Expressions
A-trip
Expressions
A-try
Navigation , Expressions
Aback
Expressions , Navigation
Abaft
Expressions
Abeam
Expressions
Aboard
Expressions
About
Expressions , Maneuvers , Navigation
Above Deck
Expressions
Abrest
Directions
Abyss
Expressions
Admeasure
Expressions
Admiralty law
Expressions
Adrift
Maneuvers
Aft
Directions
Aground
Expressions
Ahead
Directions
Ahoy
Expressions
Aid to navigation
Navigation
AIS
Abbreviations , Navigation
Aloft
Expressions
Alongside
Expressions
Amas
Parts
Amidships
Expressions
Anchor
Parts
Anchor Ball
Parts
Anchor bend
Rigging
Anchor Chain
Parts
Anchor Light
Parts
Anchor Watch
Expressions
Anchor windlass
Parts
Anchorage
Expressions
Anemometer
Tools
Apeak
Expressions
Apparent Wind
Expressions
Arming
Tools
ARTE
Abbreviations , People
Athwart
Expressions
Athwartships
Directions
Avast!
Actions , Expressions
Awash
Expressions
Aweather
Directions
Awning
Expressions
Back
Maneuvers
Back water
Maneuvers
Backsplice
Rigging
Backstaff
Tools
Backstay
Rigging
Baggy-wrinkle
Rigging
Bail
Expressions
Ballast
Parts
Balloon Jib
Sails
Bar
Expressions
Bark
Ships , Rigging
Barograph
Tools
Barometric pressure
Expressions
Barquentine
Ships , Rigging
Barratry
Expressions
Batten down
Expressions
Batten Pockets
Sails
Beacon
Expressions
Beam
Expressions
Beams Ends
Expressions
Bear away
Maneuvers
Bear Off
Expressions
Bear Up
Maneuvers
Bearers
Parts
Bearing
Directions , Navigation
Beat
Maneuvers
Beaufort Scale
Weather
Becalmed
Expressions
Becket
Rigging
Bee-block
Rigging
Belay
Rigging
Belaying pin
Rigging
Belly
Sails
Below
Expressions
Bend
Rigging
Beneaped
Expressions
Bermudian sail
Sails
Berth
Expressions
Bible
Tools
Bight
Rigging
Bilge
Parts
Bilge keel
Parts
Bilge Pump
Parts
Binnacle
Navigation
Bitt
Rigging
Bitter end
Rigging
Bitts
Parts
Blade
Parts
Block
Rigging
Block and Tackle
Rigging
Board
Maneuvers
Boat
Ships
Boat hook
Tools
Boathook
Tools
Boatswain
People
Bobstay
Rigging
Bolt Rope
Sails
Boom
Rigging
Boom-vang
Rigging , Parts
Boson
People
Bosun
People
Bosunīs Mate
People , Places
Bosuns Call
Tools
Bow
Parts
Bow Line
Rigging
Bowline
Knots , Rigging
Bowsprit
Spars , Rigging
Breaker
Expressions
Breast Line
Rigging
Bridge
Places , Parts
Brig
Ships , Rigging
Brigantine
Ships , Rigging
Bright Work
Sails
Broach
Maneuvers
Bulkhead
Parts
Bulwarks
Parts
Bung
Parts
Bunk
Parts
Buoy
Navigation
Buoyage
Navigation , Parts
Burdened vessel
Navigation
Burgee
Parts
By the Board
Expressions
By the Head
Expressions
By the wind
Maneuvers
Cabin
Parts
Cabin sole
Parts
Cable
Expressions
Calk
Expressions
Cam cleat
Rigging
Camel
Tools
Can hooks
Tools
Canal
Navigation
Canoe stern
Parts
Capperbar
Expressions
Capsize
Expressions
Capstan
Parts
Captain
People
Car
Rigging
Cardinal points
Navigation
Carline wood
Parts
Catīs Paw
Knots , Expressions
Catamaran
Ships
Catenary
Expressions
Caught between the devil and the deep blue sea
Expressions , Places
Caulking
Tools
CCG
Abbreviations
CCGA
Abbreviations
Celestial navigation
Expressions
Center line
Expressions
Chafe
Expressions
Chafing gear
Parts
Chain plate
Rigging
Channel
Places , Navigation , Parts
Chanty
Expressions
Charges
Parts
Charley noble
Parts
Chart
Navigation
Chart datum
Navigation , Expressions
Chart table
Navigation
Check
Expressions
Cheek block
Rigging
Chine
Parts
Chock
Parts
Chock-a-block
Expressions
Chop
Expressions
Cleat
Parts
Clew
Sails
Clipper
Expressions
Close hauled
Maneuvers
Close reach
Maneuvers
Coaming
Parts
COG
Abbreviations , Navigation
Coil
Expressions
Collision Regulations
Navigation , Maneuvers
Colors
Parts
COLREGS
Abbreviations
Companionway
Parts
Compass
Navigation
Compass card
Navigation
Compass rose
Navigation
Constructive Total Loss
Expressions
Cordage
Parts
Course
Navigation , Directions
Courtesy ensign
Parts
CPA
Abbreviations , Navigation
Cringle
Sails
Crosstrees
Rigging
Current
Expressions
Davite
Parts
Daybeacon
Tools
Daymark
Tools
Dead ahead
Directions
Dead reckoning
Navigation
Deadeye
Rigging
Deadhead
Navigation
Deck
Parts
Deck plate
Parts
Dinghy
Parts
Displacement
Expressions
Displacement hull
Expressions
Displacement speed
Expressions
Ditty bag
Tools
Ditty box
Parts
Dock
Navigation
Dorade
Parts
Douse
Expressions
DR
Abbreviations
Draft
Expressions
Drift
Navigation
Drogue
Parts
DSC
Abbreviations
Dunnage
Parts , Expressions
Ease
Expressions
Ebb
Navigation
El Niņo
Weather
EPIRB
Abbreviations
ETA
Abbreviations
Even keel
Expressions
Eye of the wind
Expressions
Eye splice
Rigging
Fake
Expressions
Fall
Expressions
Fall-off
Maneuvers , Navigation
Fardage
Expressions , Parts
Fast
Expressions
Fathom
Navigation
Fay
Expressions , Tools
Fender
Parts
Fetch
Expressions
Fid
Tools
Fiddle
Parts
Fife rail
Parts
Figurehead
Parts
Fix
Navigation
Flame arrester
Parts
Flare
Parts
Flood
Navigation
Flotsam
Expressions
Flower of the Winds
Navigation , Expressions , Directions
Fluke
Expressions
Following sea
Navigation
Foot
Sails , Parts
Force 8
Weather
Fore
Expressions
Fore and aft
Expressions
Fore castle
Parts
Foredeck
Parts
Foremast
Rigging
Foresail
Sails
Forward
Directions
Fouled
Expressions
Founder
Expressions
Fo'c'sle
Parts
Frames
Parts
FRC
Abbreviations , Ships
Freeboard
Expressions
Fronts
Weather
Full keel
Parts
Fully battened
Sails
Gaff
Rigging
Galley
Parts
Gallows
Rigging , Parts
Gang plank
Parts
GAR
Abbreviations
Gasket
Rigging
Gear
Rigging
Genoa
Sails
Give-way-vessel
Navigation
GMDSS
Abbreviations
GMT
Navigation , Expressions
Gooseneck
Rigging
GPIRB
Abbreviations
GPS
Abbreviations
Great circle
Navigation
Gripe
Expressions , Navigation
Griping
Maneuvers , Navigation
Ground tackle
Rigging
GRT
Abbreviations
Gunnel
Parts
Gunwale
Parts
Gybe
Maneuvers , Expressions
Gyn
Rigging , Parts , Tools
Hackle
Tools , Rigging
Halyards
Rigging
Hank
Rigging , Parts , Rigging
Harbor
Places , Navigation
Hard chine
Parts
Hard over
Maneuvers
Harden up
Maneuvers
Hatch
Parts
Hatch coaming
Parts
Haul around
Maneuvers
Hawse hole
Parts
Head
Parts , Places
Headboard
Sails , Rigging
Heading
Navigation , Directions
Heads-up
Expressions
Headsails
Sails , Rigging
Headstay
Rigging
Headway
Directions , Navigation , Expressions
Heart of Oak
Life aboard
Heave-to
Maneuvers , Navigation
Heel
Expressions , Maneuvers
Heeling-error
Navigation , Expressions
Helm
Parts , Places , Expressions
Helmsman
People , Navigation
Hermione HMS
Ships
Hike
Actions , Maneuvers
Hitch
Knots , Rigging
Hogged
Expressions
Hoist
Expressions , Parts
Hold
Places
Hull
Parts
Hull speed
Navigation
Hurricane
Weather
IAMSAR
Abbreviations
ICAO
Abbreviations
IMO
Abbreviations
In Irons
Maneuvers , Navigation , Expressions
Inboard
Expressions , Places
Iron-Jib
Expressions , Parts
Iron-Spinnaker
Expressions , Parts
ISAR
Abbreviations
Jack
Expressions , People
Jacobs ladder
Rigging , Expressions
Jettison
Actions , Expressions
Jetty
Places
Jib
Sails , Parts , Rigging
Jibboom
Spars , Parts
Jibe
Maneuvers , Navigation
Jigger
Sails , Rigging , Parts
Jigger-mast
Spars , Rigging , Parts
Jolly-boat
Ships , Expressions
JRCC
Abbreviations
Kedge
Parts , Rigging
Keel
Parts , Rigging
Keel stepped
Expressions , Rigging
Keel-haul
Expressions
Ketch
Ships , Rigging
Kicking-strap
Rigging , Parts
King spoke
Parts , Navigation
Knockabout
Ships
Knot
Navigation , Knots , Rigging
Landlubber
People , Expressions
Landlubbers
People , Expressions
Lanyard
Rigging , Tools
Lash
Expressions , Knots , Rigging
lask
Expressions , Navigation
Latitude
Navigation
Lazarette
Places , Parts
Lazy-guy
Rigging
Lazyjacks
Rigging , Parts
League
Navigation
Lee
Directions , Expressions
Lee-shore
Places , Navigation , Expressions
Leech
Sails , Parts
Leeward
Directions , Expressions
Leeway
Directions , Navigation , Expressions
Lime-juicers
Ships , Expressions
Limey
Expressions , People
Line
Rigging , Parts
Lines
Parts , Tools , Expressions
LOA
Abbreviations
Log
Navigation , Parts
Longitude
Navigation
loof
Sails , Expressions , Parts
loofe
Sails , Expressions , Parts
Luff
Sails , Expressions , Parts
Luff-Her
Maneuvers , Expressions
Luff-up
Maneuvers , Actions , Expressions
LWL
Abbreviations
Mainmast
Spars , Parts
Mainsail
Sails , Rigging
Marlinspike
Tools
Martingale
Rigging , Parts
Mast
Rigging , Parts
Mathew Walkerīs Knot
Knots
MCTS
Abbreviations
Messenger
Rigging , Tools
Monohull
Ships
Moonraker
Sails , Rigging , Parts
Moonsail
Sails , Rigging , Parts
Mooring buoy
Parts
Nautical mile
Navigation , Expressions
Navigation
Navigation , Expressions
Net Tonnage
Expressions
Nip
Navigation , Maneuvers
Nipped
Navigation , Maneuvers
Nippers
Rigging , Parts , People
Oakum
Parts , Rigging
ODAS
Abbreviations
Offing
Navigation , Places
Old Harry
Expressions
Outboard
Expressions , Places
Over-haul
Actions , Maneuvers , Expressions
Overboard
Expressions , Places
Painter
Rigging , Parts
Pay out
Actions , Expressions
Peak
Rigging , Sails , Parts
PFD
Abbreviations
Pier
Places
Pitchpoling
Expressions , Navigation
Planing-hull
Parts , Tools , Ships
Planking
Parts
Port
Directions
Powder Monkey
People
Preventer
Rigging
Propeller
Parts
Purchase
Expressions , Tools , Rigging
Q flag
Life aboard
Quartering Sea
Expressions , Navigation , Weather
Quay
Places
RADAR
Abbreviations , Navigation , Parts
Raffees
Sails , Rigging , Parts
Rake
Expressions
RCC
Abbreviations
Reef Points
Rigging , Sails
Reef-knot
Knots , Rigging
RHIOT
Abbreviations
Rigging
Rigging
Rode
Parts , Rigging
Rope
Rigging , Parts
Rudder
Parts , Navigation
Running-rigging
Rigging
Sail
Sails , Parts
Sail Tie
Knots
Sailing-rig
Rigging , Parts
Sandbagger
Ships , Rigging , Expressions
SAR
Abbreviations
SART
Parts
SART
Abbreviations , Parts
Schooner
Ships , Rigging
Scrimshaw
Life aboard
Scuppers
Parts
Scurvy
Life aboard , Food
Sea Cock
Parts
Sea-anchor
Parts
Sea-pie
Food
Secure
Rigging , Expressions
Shackle
Parts
Sheepshank
Knots
Sheet
Rigging , Sails
Sheetbend
Knots
Ship
Ships , Rigging , Expressions
Shroud
Rigging , Parts
SKAD
Abbreviations
Skylarking
Life aboard , Actions , Expressions
Sloop
Ships , Rigging
SMS
Abbreviations
SOG
Abbreviations , Navigation
SOLAS
Abbreviations
SOS
Abbreviations
Spar
Parts , Rigging
Spreaders
Rigging
Spring line
Rigging
Squall
Weather
Square-Knot
Knots
SRU
Abbreviations
Standing Rigging
Rigging
Starboard
Directions , Places
Starting
Expressions
Stay
Rigging , Parts , Expressions
Stern
Places , Parts
Sternway
Directions , Navigation , Expressions
Tack
Sails , Maneuvers
Topmast
Rigging , Spars
Topping lift
Rigging
Topsail Schooner
Ships , Rigging
Transom
Parts
Traveller
Rigging , Parts
Under Bare Poles
Expressions , Navigation
Under-way
Navigation , Expressions
USCG
Abbreviations
UTC
Navigation , Expressions
V-berth
Places
VHF
Abbreviations
Viol
Rigging , Tools
Violl
Rigging , Tools
Voyal
Rigging , Tools
VTS
Abbreviations
Wake
Navigation , Actions , Parts
Wash
Navigation , Maneuvers , Parts
waterline length
Expressions
Weaverīs Knot
Knots
Weigh Anchor
Expressions
Windjammer
Ships , Expressions
Windlass
Parts
Windward
Directions , Expressions
wing and wing
Maneuvers , Sails
Yacht
Ships , Expressions
Yard
Spars , Rigging , Parts
Yawing
Maneuvers
Yawl
Ships , Rigging
Yellow Admiral
People , Expressions
Zenith
Navigation , Directions
Zephyr
Expressions
Zulu-time
Navigation , Expressions
 

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