strake

(redirected from strakes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for strake

thick plank forming a ridge along the side of a wooden ship

References in periodicals archive ?
Orbital's VE Technology features helical strakes in the body of its probes, utilizing a design that eliminates vortex-induced vibration.
Figure 4 a) shows the baseline while Figure 4 b) has two strakes added and a sharpened diffuser.
The deep front carbon fibre splitter, side strakes, mirror caps and roof are complemented by black grille, bonnet and side strake meshes, black trim around the distinctive glasshouse, zircotec exhaust tailpipes and gloss black forged 10-spoke 20-inch alloy wheels.
Catic (China National Aerospace Technology Import & Export Agency) lists only the laser-homing 570-kg LT-2, which is similar to the KAB-500L, the 564-kg LT-3, which has satellite/inertial mid-course guidance, strakes and tail controls, and the LS-6, which has a fold-out wing and satellite/inertial guidance.
the wood from which it came, & holdfast two strakes together, that
The new mid-section, elongated side strakes and LED rear light blades are especially reminiscent of the ico-nic supercar.
Distinguishing features include carbon fibre side strakes, a carbon fibre front splitter and rear diffuser, carbon fibre mirror caps and carbon fibre rear lamp infills - plus a new forged alloy wheel design.
There are carbon fibre side strakes, a carbon fibre front splitter and rear diffuser, carbon fibre mirror caps and carbon fibre rear lamp infills.
And market confidence for Joseph O'Brien's mount Flying The Flag, a son of Halfway To Heaven, winner of the Irish 1,000 Guineas, Nassau Strakes and Sun Chariot Stakes in 2008, would be significant.
Styling cues like an elegant new waist, elongated side strakes and LED rear light blades are derived from the One-77 supercar.
The waistline, side strakes and LED rear light blades are some of the One-77 inspired elements.
The ECB pump is said to be extremely efficient and powerful in the removal of marine growth from vessel hulls, strakes, risers, fairings and moorings.
If you are a thrill seeker, upgrade to the performance package which includes, a third tube, lifting strakes, and a very large in floor storage compartment for all your water sports gear.
The Lorraine Sams-trained Ministry Magpie was a finalist at Kinsley last year, but has shown far superior form since the autumn including winning Crayford's JB Riney Boxing Day Marathon, and most recently won and then finished second to Lottes Girl in trial strakes for this.
It has wider sills with a carbon fibre splitter, side strakes and diffuser, 10-spoke diamond turned alloy wheels in gloss black finish, black mesh vents and 'Graphitic' tailpipe finishers.