inboard-outboard

/ˌɪnbɔd-ˈaʊtbɔd/ (say .inbawd-'owtbawd)

adjective
(of the engine of a motorboat) located within the boat but driving the propeller by shafting and gearing within metal arms pivoted to the stern of the boat.
Compare inboard, outboard.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • inboard-outboard — /in bawrd owt bawrd , in bohrd owt bohrd /, adj. 1. Also, outdrive, stern drive. (of a motorboat) having an inboard engine connected to a maneuverable outboard drive shaft unit. n. 2. an inboard outboard motor. 3. a boat equipped with such a… …   Universalium

  • inboard-outboard — /in bawrd owt bawrd , in bohrd owt bohrd /, adj. 1. Also, outdrive, stern drive. (of a motorboat) having an inboard engine connected to a maneuverable outboard drive shaft unit. n. 2. an inboard outboard motor. 3. a boat equipped with such a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Outboard motor — Basic parts of an outboard motor Bolinder s two cylinder T …   Wikipedia

  • Outboard Marine Corporation — (OMC) was a maker of Evinrude and Johnson boat motors and many different brands of boats. Evinrude initially began in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1907. OMC was based in Waukegan, Illinois.[1] They also owned several lines of boats such as Chris Craft …   Wikipedia

  • inboard — /ˈɪnbɔd/ (say inbawd) adjective 1. (of the engine of a motorboat) located within the boat usually about amidships, driving a propeller by a shaft passing through a gland at the stern. Compare outboard, inboard outboard. 2. within the hull or… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Inboard — In board , a. & adv. 1. (Naut.) Inside the line of a vessel s bulwarks or hull; the opposite of {outboard}; as, an inboard engine; an inboard cargo; haul the boom inboard. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mech.) From without inward; toward the inside; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inboard motor — UK [ˌɪnbɔː(r)d ˈməʊtə(r)] US [ˌɪnbɔrd ˈmoʊtər] noun [countable] [singular inboard motor plural inboard motors] a motor that is fitted inside a boat …   Useful english dictionary

  • Outboard — Out board , a. & adv. (Naut.) Beyond or outside of the lines of a vessel s bulwarks or hull; in a direction from the hull or from the keel; opposed to {inboard}; as, outboard rigging; swing the davits outboard. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Inboard motor — An inboard motor is a marine propulsion system for boats. As opposed to an outboard motor where an engine is mounted outside of the hull of the craft, an inboard motor is an engine enclosed within the hull of the boat, usually connected to a… …   Wikipedia

  • inboard — /in bawrd , bohrd /, adj. 1. located nearer the longitudinal axis or center, as of an airplane: the inboard section of a wing. 2. located inside a hull or aircraft: a motorboat with an inboard engine. 3. (of a motorboat) having the motor inboard …   Universalium

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