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coaming

noun coam·ing \ˈkō-miŋ\

Definition of coaming

  1. :  a raised frame (as around a hatchway in the deck of a ship) to keep out water



Variants of coaming

also combing \ˈkō-miŋ\

Origin of coaming

probably irregular from comb


First Known Use: 1611

Rhymes with coaming


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