Definition of Aft. Meaning of Aft. Synonyms of Aft

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Definition of Aft

Aft
Aft Aft ([.a]ft), adv. & a. [AS. [ae]ftan behind; orig. superl. of of, off. See After.] (Naut.) Near or towards the stern of a vessel; astern; abaft.

Meaning of Aft from wikipedia

- Aft is a naval term meaning towards the stern (rear) of the ship. AFT may also refer to: Above-the-Fold Time, the time that elapses between the first...
- For the acronym, see AFT (disambiguation). Aft, in naval terminology, is an adjective or adverb meaning, towards the stern (rear) of the ship, when the...
- A fore-and-aft rig is a sailing vessel rigged mainly with sails set along the line of the keel, rather than perpendicular to it as on a square rigged...
- statistical area of survival analysis, an accelerated failure time model (AFT model) is a parametric model that provides an alternative to the commonly...
- The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) is the second largest teacher's labor union in America (the largest being the National Education ****ociation)...
- AFT UAVs are Chinese UAVs developed by Beijing, which is in the business of being an original equipment manufacturer and providing subsystem such as autopilots...
- mainsail aft of (behind) the mast. This is called a fore-and-aft rig, and can be rigged as a Bermuda rig with triangular sails fore and aft, or as a gaff-rig...
- only the mizzen (the aftmost mast) rigged fore and aft. Sometimes, the mizzen is only partly fore-and-aft rigged, bearing a square-rigged sail above. The...
- either the fore-and-aft or athwartships direction had a corresponding one in the opposite direction providing counter-tension. Fore-and-aft the system of tensioning...
- or after deck, or sometimes the aftdeck, aft deck or a-deck, is the open deck area toward the stern or aft back part of a ship or boat. The afterdeck...
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