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daggerboard

[dag-er-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈdæg ərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun, Nautical.
1.
a removable board on a small sailboat, typically of small dimension fore and aft, lowered into the water through a trunk to serve as a keel.
Compare centerboard.
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daggerboard

/ˈdæɡəˌbɔːd/
noun
1.
a light bladelike board inserted into the water through a slot in the keel of a boat to reduce keeling and leeway Compare centreboard
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