plumb-stem bow

noun

Definition of plumb-stem bow

: a bow of a ship that is nearly perpendicular to the waterline

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“Plumb-stem bow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plumb-stem%20bow. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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