bearing off spar

noun

Definition of bearing off spar

: a spar to keep two boats apart

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History and Etymology for bearing off spar

from present participle of bear entry 2

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“Bearing off spar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bearing%20off%20spar. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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