outboard: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (out'bôrd", -bōrd"), [key]
— adj.
  1. located on the exterior of a hull or aircraft.
  2. located farther from the center, as of an aircraft: the outboard end of a wing.
  3. (of a motorboat) having an outboard motor.
  1. outside or away from the center of a hull, aircraft, machine, etc.:Cf. The sail swung outboard.
  1. an outboard motor.
  2. a boat equipped with an outboard motor.
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