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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A retractable fin keel used on sailboats to prevent drifting to leeward.

Usage examples (35)
  • This cutter has a good centerboard and she is steady enough.
  • I leaped down into the cockpit and quickly lowered the centerboard.
  • There was a table in the center which was split by a centerboard slot.
  • Those fishers would catch him unless he could get the centerboard down. for more
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