Careen

Definition of Careen

Ca`reen´
v. t.1.(Naut.) To cause (a vessel) to lean over so that she floats on one side, leaving the other side out of water and accessible for repairs below the water line; to case to be off the keel.
[imp. & p. p. Careened ; p. pr. & vb. n. Careening.]
v. i.1.To incline to one side, or lie over, as a ship when sailing on a wind; to be off the keel.

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