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Shifting backstays

(Naut.) temporary stays that have to be let go whenever the vessel tacks or jibes.

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shielder
shielding
Shieldless
Shieldtail
Shieling
Shift
Shift In
shift left logical
Shift Out
shift register
shift right logical
Shiftable
Shifter
shiftily
Shiftiness
Shifting
-- Shifting backstays --
Shifting ballast
Shifting center
Shifting locomotive
Shifting use
Shiftingly
Shiftless
shiftlessness
Shifty
shiga bacillus
shigella
Shigella dysentariae
shigellosis
Shih-Tzu
Shiism
shiitake
shiitake mushroom
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