binding strake

  1. a very strong, heavy strake of planking, especially one next to a sheer strake.

Words Nearby binding strake Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use binding strake in a sentence

  • He passed with long strides from rock to rock, and returned dragging wildly sometimes a rider, sometimes a binding strake.

    Toilers of the Sea | Victor Hugo