heelpost definition

  • noun:
    • The post to which a door or gate is hinged.
    • The post giving support to the exterior end of a propeller shaft.
    • The post that a gate or door is hinged.
    • The quoin post of a lock gate.
    • The post supporting the exterior end of a propeller shaft.
    • The post that a gate or home is hinged.
    • The quoin post of a lock gate.
    • The external post when you look at the stall-partition of a well balanced.
    • Nautical, the post which supports, during the external end, the propelling-screw of a steam-vessel.
    • The hanging-post or hanging-stile of a door.
    • The quoin-post associated with gate of a lock.
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