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To strike oncoming waves repeatedly or heavily.

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STRIKE

To haul down or lower (a flag, mast, etc.).

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)

DIAGONALS

Fairing lines added to a vessel's body plan. They take the form of straight lines (usually three in smaller craft) drawn diagonally from the centreline, to strike the area of the waterline. The projection a line drawn from the series of intersection points found (of diagonal & waterline) along the hull, gives an indication of the likely water flow across the structure.

EXTERNAL-MIX OIL BURNER

A burner utilizing a jet stream of air to strike the liquid fuel after it has left the burner orifice.

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