lap-straked
Lapstreak Lap"streak`, Lapstrake Lap"strake`, lap-streaked lap-streaked, lap-straked lap-strakeda. Made with boards whose edges lap one over another; clinker-built; -- said of boats. Contrasted with {carvel-built}.

Syn: lap-jointed, overlapping. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • lap-straked — adjective having overlapping hull planks • Syn: ↑clinker built, ↑clincher built, ↑lap strake, ↑lap streak, ↑lap streaked • Ant: ↑carvel built (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • lap-streaked — Lapstreak Lap streak , Lapstrake Lap strake , lap streaked lap streaked, lap straked lap strakeda. Made with boards whose edges lap one over another; clinker built; said of boats. Contrasted with {carvel built}. Syn: lap jointed, overlapping.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lap-strake — adjective having overlapping hull planks • Syn: ↑clinker built, ↑clincher built, ↑lap straked, ↑lap streak, ↑lap streaked • Ant: ↑carvel built (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • lap-streak — adjective having overlapping hull planks • Syn: ↑clinker built, ↑clincher built, ↑lap strake, ↑lap straked, ↑lap streaked • Ant: ↑carvel built (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • lap-streaked — adjective having overlapping hull planks • Syn: ↑clinker built, ↑clincher built, ↑lap strake, ↑lap straked, ↑lap streak • Ant: ↑carvel built (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lapstrake — Lapstreak Lap streak , Lapstrake Lap strake , lap streaked lap streaked, lap straked lap strakeda. Made with boards whose edges lap one over another; clinker built; said of boats. Contrasted with {carvel built}. Syn: lap jointed, overlapping.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lapstreak — Lap streak , Lapstrake Lap strake , lap streaked lap streaked, lap straked lap strakeda. Made with boards whose edges lap one over another; clinker built; said of boats. Contrasted with {carvel built}. Syn: lap jointed, overlapping. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overlapping — adj. 1. same as {clinker built}; of ships. Syn: lap jointed, lap strake, lap straked, lap streak, lap streaked. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clincher-built — var. of CLINKER BUILT. * * * adjective having overlapping hull planks • Syn: ↑clinker built, ↑lap strake, ↑lap straked, ↑lap streak, ↑lap streaked • Ant: ↑carvel built (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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