rudderpost

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rudderpost a vertical post at the forward edge of a rudder that enables the rudder to pivot
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Rudderpost (Naut) The shank of a rudder, having the blade at one end and the attachments for operating it at the other.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rudderpost Nautical, in a screw ship, an after stern-post, on which the rudder is hung, abaft of the propeller.
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