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Words nearby abaft
Example sentences from the Web for abaft
The fore and main tops are sent up from abaft, and the mizzen from forward.The Seaman's Friend|Richard Henry Dana
The high sharp prow had struck a glancing blow just abaft the anchor and sliced away the whole starboard side of the forecastle.Command|William McFee
That part of the ship's hull which is abaft the midships or dead-flat, as seen from astern.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
There was the necessary lavatory accommodation, abaft the firemen's quarters at the sides of the ship.Loss of the Steamship 'Titanic'|British Government
Abaft the mizzen-mast were the two cabins respectively occupied by Captain Coxon and Mr. Duckling.The Wreck of the Grosvenor, Volume 1 of 3|William Clark Russell