Astay

• (adv.) An anchor is said to be astay, when, in heaving it, an acute angle is formed between the cable and the surface of the water.
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Astay

A·stay' adverb (Nautical) An anchor is said to be astay , when, in heaving it, an acute angle is formed between the cable and the surface of the water.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/135
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