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Keels (Qpgysk)

Definition
Main longitudinal beams (or plates) of the hull of a vessel; can extend vertically into the water to provide lateral stability. (Source: wordnet.princeton.edu)
Broader Term
Ship structural components (Qpgys)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Bulkheads (Ships) (Qpgysb)
Decks (Ships) (Qpgysd)
Deckhouses (Qpgyse)
Plating (Ships) (Qpgysp)
Skegs (Qpgyss)
Stems (Ships) (Qpgyst)