Heel

when a dinghy leans sidewards with the wind

Heel

Part of the main stem bark removed when a semi-ripe_cutting is pulled off - an aid to rooting.
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heel

[n] - one of the crusty ends of a loaf of bread 2. [n] - the back part of the human foot 3. [n] - the bottom of a shoe or boot 4. [v] - follow at the heels of a person 5. [v] - perform with the heels, of a dance 6. [v] - strike with the heel of the club, of golf balls 7. [v] - put a new heel on
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Heel

The reinforced section of The guitar neck where it joins The body
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Heel

Heel (hēl) intransitive verb [ Middle English helden to lean, incline, Anglo-Saxon heldan , hyldan ; akin to Icelandic halla , Danish helde , Swedish hälla to tilt, pour, and perhaps to English hill .] (Nautical) To lean or tip to one s...
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Heel

Heel noun [ Middle English hele , heele , Anglo-Saxon hēla , perhaps for hōhila , from Anglo-Saxon hōh heel (cf. Hough ); but confer Dutch hiel , OFries. heila , hēla , Icelandic hæll , Danish h...
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Heel

Heel transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Heeled ; present participle & verbal noun Heeling .] 1. To perform by the use of the heels, as in dancing, running, and the like. [ R.] « I cannot sing, Nor heel the...
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heel

1. The hinder part of the foot; sometimes, the whole foot; in man or quadrupeds. 'He [the stag] calls to mind his strength and then his speed, His winged heels and then his armed head.' (Denham) ... 2. The hinder part of any covering for the foot, as of a shoe, sock, etc.; specif, a solid part projecting downward from the hinder part of the sole of...
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heel

noun the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground and provides elevation
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heel

(hēl) the hindmost part of the foot; called also calx. the hindmost portion of an elongated structure, or something else comparable to the heel of the foot. Thomas heel a shoe correction consisting of a heel about 0.5 inch (1 cm) longer and slightly higher on the inside...
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Heel

• (n.) The after end of a ship`s keel. • (n.) Management by the heel, especially the spurred heel; as, the horse understands the heel well. • (n.) In a small arm, the corner of the but which is upwards in the firing position. • (v. t.) To add a heel to; as, to heel a shoe. • (n.) The lower end of a timber in a frame, as a p...
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heel

(from the article `ship`) ...correctly applied hydrostatic principles but is far from sufficient. If the many items of weight on a ship are not distributed with considerable ...
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heel

in anatomy, back part of the human foot, below the ankle and behind the arch, and the corresponding part of the foot in other mammals that walk with ... [1 related articles]
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Heel

the leeward lean of the boat caused by the winds action on the sails
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heel

Type: Term Pronunciation: hēl Definitions: 1. Proximal portion of the plantar surface of the foot. Synonyms: calx2, distal end
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Heel

The part if the shoe which is attached under the heel of the shoe. This can vary in heights depending on the style of the shoe and also fabric
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Heel

A heel is the bottom's back part of a shoe or boot that provides elevation. The styling and construction of a heel may vary (i.e. stacked; stilletto; spiked; sculptured; kitten).
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Heel

Heel is American slang for a contemptible person.
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Heel

In architecture a heel is the lower end of a timber in a frame, as a post or rafter. In the United States the term specifically refers to the obtuse angle of the lower end of a rafter set sloping.
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Heel

the corner of a chisel, knife, or gouge bevel which meets the back of the blade and polishes the cut.
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Heel

The outside point of a structural angle where the two perpendicular legs intersect.
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heel

The part of the foot below the ankle and behind the arch. The heel consists of the calcaneous (heel bone), an underlying pad of fat, which serves as a protective cushion, and a layer of skin, which is usually thickened as a result of pressure from walking.
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Heel

Command to a dog to keep close beside its handler.
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heel

When a boat leans away from the wind..
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heel

The part of the club head nearest the shaft.
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