aft peak


aft peak
ахтерпик

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  • Peak — Peak, n. [OE. pek, AS. peac, perh of Celtic origin; cf. Ir. peac a sharp pointed thing. Cf. {Pike}.] 1. A point; the sharp end or top of anything that terminates in a point; as, the peak, or front, of a cap. Run your beard into a peak. Beau. & Fl …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • peak — peak1 [pēk] vi. [< ?] to become sickly; waste away; droop peak2 [pēk] n. [var. of PIKE5] 1. a tapering part that projects; pointed end or top, as of a cap, roof, etc. 2. part of the hairline coming to a point on the forehead; widow s peak …   English World dictionary

  • Peak — A Peak may refer to:Arts and Fashion *The British English term for the part of a hat known as the visor in American English * Peak Practice , a British television drama seriesComputing *PEAKS(software) is a proteomics MS/MS software that… …   Wikipedia

  • peak — I. noun Etymology: perhaps alteration of pike Date: 1530 1. a pointed or projecting part of a garment; especially the visor of a cap or hat 2. promontory 3. a sharp or pointed end 4. a. (1) the top of a hill or mountain ending in a point …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Peak halyard — In sailing, the peak halyard (or peak for short) is a line that raises the end of a gaff further from the mast, [cite web |url=http://www.marisafe.com/resources/boatdictionary.asp?mode=browse term=P did=4710 |title=peak halyard |accessdate=2008… …   Wikipedia

  • Fore peak — Peak Peak, n. [OE. pek, AS. peac, perh of Celtic origin; cf. Ir. peac a sharp pointed thing. Cf. {Pike}.] 1. A point; the sharp end or top of anything that terminates in a point; as, the peak, or front, of a cap. Run your beard into a peak. Beau …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • after peak — /ˈaftə pik/ (say ahftuh peek) noun an enclosed space aft under decks, used as a store or for keeping drinking water …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Parts of a sail — In sailing the parts of a sail have common terminology for each corner and edge of the sail. Contents 1 Triangular Sails 1.1 The corners 1.2 The edges 1.3 The roach …   Wikipedia

  • Santa Fe Railroad Tugboats — The Santa Fe Railroad barged rail cars across the San Francisco Bay for much of the 20th century as there is no direct rail link to the San Francisco peninsula. In the post World War II period a fleet of three tugs moved the barges: the Paul P.… …   Wikipedia

  • Ship construction — articleissues wikify=November 2007 rewrite=May 2008Several basic ship types are considered. The particular features of appearance, construction, layout, size, etc., will be examined for the various ship types.General cargo ships# The general… …   Wikipedia