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Abeam

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1. abeam

at right angles to the length of a ship or airplane

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Abeam

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adverb, adjective
(postpositive)
at right angles to the length and directly opposite the centre of a vessel or aircraft

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Abeam

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adverb, adjective
1. 
at right angles to a ship's length or keel
2. 
abreast (of) the middle of a ship's side

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Abeam

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adv.
At right angles to the keel of a ship.
prep.
Alongside or at right angles to: The ship drew abeam the cove.

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