What does taffrail mean?

taffrail in AZ Dictionary

(n) Nautical The railway all over stern of a vessel.
(n) Nautical The level top area of the stern of a vessel, manufactured from lumber and frequently richly created.
(n) The curved wood the surface of the stern of a sailing man-of-war or East Indiaman, typically carved or decorated.

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  • Sentence for "taffrail"
  • Hypernym for "taffrail"
    • railing, rail
  • Form for "taffrail"
    • taffrail log
  • Same Context for "taffrail"
    • towrope, wicket-gate, padrone, half-door, court-martialed
  • Variant for "taffrail"
    • tafferel
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