flying moor

noun Nautical.

the act of mooring a vessel between two anchors, the first dropped while the vessel is under way.

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  2. flying lemur,
  3. flying lizard,
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  6. flying mouse,
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  8. flying phalanger,
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  10. flying saucer Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019