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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The railing around the stern of a ship.

Usage examples (34)
  • Between the stern end of this house and the taffrail was a small space, thickly grown with camp-stools.
  • That blob you see over the taffrail is a flag ... the North Korean flag, raised in the place of the Stars and Stripes.
  • I cast my eye over the taffrail, and seeing that the
  • He struck the taffrail furiously with his clenched hand. for more
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