limber hole


noun Nautical.

any of a series of holes pierced through a frame or floor to allow the passage of accumulated moisture.

Nearby words

  1. limb-girdle muscular dystrophy,
  2. limba,
  3. limbate,
  4. limbed,
  5. limber,
  6. limber pine,
  7. limber up,
  8. limberly,
  9. limberneck,
  10. limbic

Origin of limber hole

First recorded in 1620–30

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