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A small sheltered recess or indentation in a shore or coast, generally inside a larger embayment



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SHORE

A brace or prop used for support while building a ship

STRANDING

The running of a ship on shore on a beach.

SES

Ship Earth Station shipborne satellite communication station, used for exchanging messages with shore subscribers and ships

SMNV

Standard Marine Navigational Vocabulary adopted by IMO for communications on board ship as well as for those between ship and shore

MOOR

To secure a vessel in a particular place by means of chains or ropes made fast to the shore, to anchors, or to anchored mooring buoys, or to ride with both anchors down

HARD ARM

An articulated metal arm used at terminal jetties to connect shore pipelines to the ship’s manifold.

SEA ROOM

A safe distance from the shore or other hazards.

ASHORE

1.On the beach, shore, or land (as opposed to aboard or on board). 2. Towards the shore. 3. 'To run ashore': To collide with the shore (as opposed to 'to run aground,' which is to strike a submerged feature such as a reef or sandbar)

DISPATCH BOAT

A vessel ranging in size from a small boat to a large ship tasked to carry military dispatches from ship to ship, from ship to shore, or, occasionally, from shore to shore.

SHIFTING

Moving the ship to suit the location of shore cargo loading gear

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