Pronunciation: bĭlj
n.1.The protuberant part of a cask, which is usually in the middle.
2.(Naut.) That part of a ship's hull or bottom which is broadest and most nearly flat, and on which she would rest if aground.
3.Bilge water.
Bilge free
(Naut.) stowed in such a way that the bilge is clear of everything; - said of a cask.
Bilge pump
a pump to draw the bilge water from the gold of a ship.
Bilge water
(Naut.) water which collects in the bilge or bottom of a ship or other vessel. It is often allowed to remain till it becomes very offensive.
Bilge ways
the timbers which support the cradle of a ship upon the ways, and which slide upon the launching ways in launching the vessel.
v. i.1.(Naut.) To suffer a fracture in the bilge; to spring a leak by a fracture in the bilge.
[imp. & p. p. Bilged (bĭljd); p. pr. & vb. n. Bilging.]
2.To bulge.
v. t.1.(Naut.) To fracture the bilge of, or stave in the bottom of (a ship or other vessel).
2.To cause to bulge.
Noun1.bilge - water accumulated in the bilge of a ship
Synonyms: bilge water
2.bilge - where the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom
Verb1.bilge - cause to leak; "the collision bilged the vessel"
2.bilge - take in water at the bilge; "the tanker bilged"
Synonyms: take in water
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Translate Bilge to German
bilaterally symmetric
bilaterally symmetrical
bile acid
Bile Acids
bile duct
Bile Ducts
bile salt
-- Bilge --
Bilge free
bilge keel
bilge pump
bilge water
Bilge ways
bilge well
Biliary Atresia
Biliary calculus
biliary ductule
Biliary Dyskinesia
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