Fardage

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fardage (Naut) See Dunnage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fardage Nautical, loose wood or other substances, as horns, ratan, coir, etc., stowed among the parts of a cargo to chock it, or placed below dry cargo to keep it from bilge-water; dunnage.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Fardage fär′dāj (naut.) loose wood or other material stowed among the cargo to keep it from shifting, or put under it to keep it above the bilge.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. See Fardel
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.