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SHIP TERMS AND DEFINITIONSAbaft
----Aft of; farther aft than.
---- Holes cut in ship's structure to permit entering or leaving variouscompartments.
---- A portable set of steps on a ship's side for theaccommodation of people boarding from small boats or from a pier.
----Toward, at, or near stern.
----- Nearer stern.
---- Nearest the stern.
---- Hull form aft of the midship section.
---- The compartment in the narrow part of the stern, aft of the last water-tight bulkhead.
After Peak Bhd
.---- Watertight bulkhead farthest aft.
----A vertical straight line at, or near the after edge of rudder post.
---- Hammer driven by compressed air for riveting, or chipping. Sometimescalled an air gun or "gun."
----A circular opening or window through the ship's, or deck house, for light or ventilation.
----At or near the midship section of the ship.
---- A heavy hook-shaped device for holding a ship at rest in water. The anchor grips the ocean bottom and is fastened to the ship by a chain.
---- A short piece of angle bar.
----A ring made of angle bar.
----To soften metal by heating and allowing it to cool slowly.
----Zink or aluminum or some such alloy that is fixed to the hull of a vessel. Theyare 'eaten' up by electrical currents moving from the vessel to the water. The anode issacrificed to protect the metal hull of the vessel - without the anode, the hull platingwould be disolved by electrolysis.