CHOCK

A fitting through which anchor or mooring lines are led. Usually U-shaped to reduce chafe

Chock

[surname] Chock is a surname. Those bearing it include: ...
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chock

[adv] - as completely as possible 2. [n] - a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object 3. [v] - secure with chocks 4. [v] - support on chocks, as of boats, for example
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Chock

Hydraulically powered modern coalface support.
Found on http://www.welshcoalmines.co.uk/Glossary.htm

Chock

A wedge placed in front of the wheels of an aeroplane on the ground to prevent it from moving forward when the engine is run up.
Found on http://www.aeroplanemonthly.com/glossary/

Chock

Chock transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Chocked ; present participle & verbal noun Chocking .] To stop or fasten, as with a wedge, or block; to scotch; as, to chock a wheel or cask.
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Chock

Chock intransitive verb To fill up, as a cavity. 'The woodwork . . . exactly chocketh into joints.' Fuller.
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Chock

Chock noun 1. A wedge, or block made to fit in any space which it is desired to fill, esp. something to steady a cask or other body, or prevent it from moving, by fitting into the space around or beneath it. 2. (Nautical) A heavy casting of metal, usually fixed near the gunwale. I...
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Chock

Chock adverb (Nautical) Entirely; quite; as, chock home; chock aft.
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Chock

Chock transitive verb [ French choquer . Confer Shock , transitive verb ] To encounter. [ Obsolete]
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Chock

Chock noun An encounter. [ Obsolete]
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chock

chock-a-block adverb as completely as possible; `it was chock-a-block full`
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chock

noun a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object
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chock

verb support on chocks; `chock the boat`
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Chock

• (n.) A wedge, or block made to fit in any space which it is desired to fill, esp. something to steady a cask or other body, or prevent it from moving, by fitting into the space around or beneath it. • (v. i.) To fill up, as a cavity. • (v. t.) To stop or fasten, as with a wedge, or block; to scotch; as, to chock a wheel or cask. &b...
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chock

(from the article `mountaineering`) Anchors are used with discretion rather than in abundance. Anchors include the chock, which is a small piece of shaped metal that is attached to rope ...
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Chock

a guide for an anchor, mooring or docking line, attached to the deck
Found on http://andrews.com/kysc/terms.html

Chock

Large hydraulic jacks used to support roof in longwall and shortwall mining systems.
Found on http://www.coaleducation.org/glossary.htm

Chock

A fitting through which anchor or mooring lines are led. Usually U-shaped to reduce chafe.
Found on http://www.sailinglinks.com/glossary.htm

Chock

A deck fitting to guide aline where it leaves the boat. Also a wedge or bracket to keep articles from shifting.
Found on http://www.yachtdeliveryasia.com/glossary.php

Chock

Hole or ring attached to the hull to guide a line via that point
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_nautical_terms

Chock

Hole or ring attached to the hull to guide a line via that point
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chock

metal casting with curved arms for passing ropes for mooring ship
Found on http://phrontistery.info/nautical.html

CHOCK

A fitting through which anchor or mooring lines are led. UsuallyU-shaped to reduce chafe.
Found on http://www.scale-modelers-handbook.com/nautical-terms.html

Chock

Iron casting for leading lines over a rail. Can be an open (cut out on top), closed, or roller chock.
Found on http://shipwrightjournal.blogspot.co.uk/p/glossary-of-nautical-terms.html
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