Steeve

Steeve (stēv) intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Steeved ; present participle & verbal noun Steeving .] [ Confer OD. steve staff, English stem , noun ] (Shipbuilding) To project upward, or make an...
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Steeve

Steeve transitive verb 1. (Shipbuilding) To elevate or fix at an angle with the horizon; -- said of the bowsprit, etc. 2. To stow, as bales in a vessel's hold, by means of a steeve. See Steeve , noun (b) .
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Steeve

Steeve noun (Nautical) (a) The angle which a bowsprit makes with the horizon, or with the line of the vessel's keel; -- called also steeving . (b) A spar, with a block at one end, used in stowing cotton bales, and similar kinds of cargo which need to be packed tightly.
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Steeve

• (n.) A spar, with a block at one end, used in stowing cotton bales, and similar kinds of cargo which need to be packed tightly. • (n.) The angle which a bowsprit makes with the horizon, or with the line of the vessel`s keel; -- called also steeving. • (v. t.) To stow, as bales in a vessel`s hold, by means of a steeve. See Steeve, n...
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Steeve

A spar or derrick with a block at one end, used for stowing cargo.
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Steeve

A spar or derrick with a block at one end, used for stowing cargo.
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steeve

to set a ship's bowsprit at an upward inclination
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steeve

angle of elevation in relation to the horizontal
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steeve

to set a ship's bowsprit at an upward inclination
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