garboard strake definition

  • noun:
    • initial range or strake of planks set on a ship's base next the keel.
    • 1st wale set beside the keel of a wooden ship
    • the first range or strake of planks laid on a ship's bottom next the keel.
    • the very first wale laid beside the keel of a wooden ship
    • the initial range or strake of planks set on a ship's bottom next the keel.
    • the very first wale set beside the keel of a wooden ship

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