Starboard sentence example

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  • Two shells struck the ship on the starboard side.
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  • The English, who constituted the centre and rear, stood out on the starboard tack.
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  • As he looked anxiously out for the pierheads at Ostend, breakers suddenly loomed up on the starboard bow, and before the ship could turn she was ashore.
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  • The " Otranto " asked if she was to keep out of range, and not getting a clear reply drew out of line on the " Glasgow's " starboard quarter, a potent reminder that a ship that has no guns to fight and no speed to run away is a delusion and a snare.
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  • If the ship be inclined to starboard or to port additional deviation will be observed, reaching a maximum on north and south points, decreasing to zero on the east and west points.
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  • Bonham Carter went full speed ahead with the starboard engine and full speed astern with the port to turn her round.
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  • As early as 1505 one of Almeida's ships contained a crew of rustics unable to distinguish between port and starboard; soon afterwards it became necessary to recruit convicts and slaves, and in 1538 a royal pardon was granted to all prisoners who would serve in India, except criminals under sentence for treason and canonical offences.
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  • The massive starboard propeller stands clear of the seabed, but the port propeller is buried.
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  • I immediately ascended the conning tower and by this time the object was on our starboard beam.
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  • At the same time, Erebus, seeing another part of the large berg turned to starboard.
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  • Soon after leaving the dock we anchored for a safety drill including launching the starboard lifeboat.
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  • I think I can smell garlic on our starboard bow.
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  • The picture below shows the starboard lifeboat entering the water.
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  • This passageway follows a semi-circle that starts above the port hatch and continues to the back of the Combat Information Center, past Damage Control, over the Communications Center and Helm Control, and concludes over the starboard hatch.
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  • At the time of attack the lights of the Red Cross Ship Newfoundland were visible, about 10 miles distant on the starboard bow.
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  • The spinnaker was immediately dropped, the staysail furled and the starboard daggerboard lowered.
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  • The starboard davits break the surface, and the engine room can easily be penetrated at a depth of only 15 meters.
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  • With her starboard hull intact elsewhere what could have caused this mysterious damage in her forward section?
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  • Armament Two general purpose machine guns mounted in port and starboard cabin windows.
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  • Swimming back along the starboard side, the diver will find some remains of the aft mast.
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  • Whilst doing a starboard sweep with my binoculars I was convinced I spotted a periscope.
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  • One of the torpedoes did considerable damage to the battleship by damaging her starboard propeller, wrecking her steering gear and jamming her rudders.
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  • The same area on the starboard sponson - only this time I have opened up the door.
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  • In the forward starboard corner, a nicely designed unit is the ideal place to stand a television set.
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  • Now on starboard tack going across 191 across Swanage Bay.
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  • The object at the bottom left is the trailing edge of the starboard wing.
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  • The ship was creaking and gasping for breath and the starboard yardarm seemed closer to the sea's surface than before.
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  • It lifted for a moment, and the captain, seeing he was heading for the western pier, went full speed astern, then ahead with the starboard engine, and with a barge in front of him drove into the canal.
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  • With the ship now turned through 180 degrees, work can commence on the starboard side hull.
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  • On takeoff the fairing which covers the starboard undercarriage leg was bent, probably due to hitting a bump on the runway.
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  • Once your ship is down on the dock, unfasten the belt, get up, and go Starboard into the storage room.
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  • The ship was creaking and gasping for breath and the starboard yardarm seemed closer to the sea 's surface than before.
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  • Being familiar with lingo such as port, aft, starboard, muster station, and other vocabulary will help you navigate different decks confidently.
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  • One is located next to the starboard hatch.
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