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Definitions of keelson:

part of speech: noun

The piece of timber lying upon the keel into which the mast is stepped; false- keel, a strong piece of timber bolted to the bottom of the real keel.

part of speech: noun

A beam or timber laid on the middle of the floor timbers over the keel of a vessel to strengthen it. Also, kelson.

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A hard and usually pointed projection, growing upon the head of certain animals, especially cattle; goats, deer, etc.; the material of which animals horns are composed; a thickened form of tissue; a musical wind- instrument; one of the extremities or ends of the moon when in crescent form. ...

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