helm port


noun

the opening at the stern of a ship, through which a rudderstock passes.

Nearby words

  1. hello,
  2. hello money,
  3. hells canyon,
  4. helluva,
  5. helm,
  6. helmand,
  7. helmer,
  8. helmet,
  9. helmet liner,
  10. helmet shell

Origin of helm port

First recorded in 1840–50

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