box off

transitive verb

Definition of box off

: to turn the bow of (a ship) by bracing the head yards aback

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“Box off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/box%20off. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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