See careen.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • careener — n. renovator of boats, boat repairman …   English contemporary dictionary

  • careen — careener, n. /keuh reen /, v.i. 1. (of a vehicle) to lean, sway, or tip to one side while in motion: The car careened around the corner. 2. (of a ship) to heel over or list. 3. career (def. 7). 4. South Midland U.S. to lean or bend away from the… …   Universalium

  • careen — /kəˈrin / (say kuh reen) verb (t) 1. to cause (a ship) to heel over or lie wholly or partly on its side, as for repairing or the like. 2. to clean or repair (a ship in such a position). –verb (i) 3. to lean, sway, or tip to one side, as a ship. 4 …   Australian English dictionary

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