Word Origin for garboard
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How to use garboard in a sentence
"I've got one-fraction of an inch play, at any rate," said the garboard-strake, triumphantly.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
Keel outside garboard strake, inclusive of thickness of keelband, (p. 151) if any, shall not exceed in depth 1½ in.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
I snubbed Garboard, twitted Oxley and played the very dickens with the flagship's midshipmen.The Dreadnought of the Air|Percy F. Westerman
Usually a section of the keel and a portion of the garboard streaks were in sight above the sea.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
It knocked down trees, swept over the lake, and—caught the little canoe on the crest of a wave, right under the garboard streak.Woodcraft and Camping|George Washington Sears (Nessmuk)