fin keel


Definition of fin keel

  1. 1 :  a plate of metal fixed to the keel of a shallow boat to provide lateral resistance usually supplemented by a cigar-shaped bulb of lead to provide stability

  2. 2 :  a long narrow and shallow ship (as a yacht) fitted with a fin keel and lead bulb

  3. 3 :  a yacht with shallow body carried down in an extension of wood or metal which in turn carries a metal keel

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