side fender

noun

Definition of side fender

: a fender constituted by fore-and-aft timbers faced with steel fastened on the outside of a ship's hull for protection

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“Side fender.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/side%20fender. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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