bow rudder

[ bou ]
/ baʊ /

noun

(in canoeing) a technique in which a paddler in the bow holds the paddle at an angle from the side of the bow, using it as a rudder to steer.

Nearby words

  1. bow hand,
  2. bow legs,
  3. bow net,
  4. bow oar,
  5. bow out,
  6. bow saw,
  7. bow shock,
  8. bow street,
  9. bow street runner,
  10. bow thruster

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