Inhaul
Inhaul In"haul`, Inhauler In"haul`er, n. (Naut.) A rope used to draw in the jib boom, or flying jib boom. [1913 Webster]

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  • inhaul — [in′hôl΄] n. Naut. a rope used to haul in something, specif. the corner of a sail …   English World dictionary

  • inhaul — /in hawl /, n. Naut. any of various lines for hauling a sail, spar, etc., inward or inboard in order to stow it after use. Also, inhauler. [1855 60; IN 1 + HAUL] * * * …   Universalium

  • inhaul — noun A rope used to haul in the clew of a sail, or a jib boom …   Wiktionary

  • inhaul — in•haul [[t]ˈɪnˌhɔl[/t]] also in′haul er n. navig. a line for hauling in a sail, spar, etc., for storage after use • Etymology: 1855–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • inhaul — /ˈɪnhɔl/ (say inhawl) noun a rope for hauling in a sail or spar. Also, inhauler …   Australian English dictionary

  • inhaul — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: in (IV) + haul (after haul in, v.) : a rope used to draw in a ship s sail (as a spanker on its gaff) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inhauler — Inhaul In haul , Inhauler In haul er, n. (Naut.) A rope used to draw in the jib boom, or flying jib boom. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • in|haul|er — «IHN H luhr», noun. = inhaul. (Cf. ↑inhaul) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Outhaul — Out haul (out h[add]l ), n. (Naut.) A rope used for hauling out a sail upon a spar; opposite of {inhaul}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Europe (dinghy) — Infobox Sailboat Specifications class symbol = numberofcrew = One loa = 3350 mm (11 ft) lwl = beam = 1380 mm (4 ft 6 in) draft = hull = 45 kg (100 lb) mastheight = mainsail = 7 msu|p=2 (75 ftsu|p=2) dpn = phrf = portsmouth = updated = olympic =… …   Wikipedia

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