Definition of tumblehome in English:

tumblehome

Syllabification: tum·ble·home
Pronunciation: /ˈtəmbəlˌhōm
 
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noun

  • The inward slope of the upper part of the sides of a boat or ship.
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    • With fine entries and tumblehome sterns, the boat may look like a canoe when viewed from a distance, but any similarities end there.
    • The tumblehome bow of the traditional Cape Cod Catboat was replaced by a plumb bow.

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