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Synonyms for aft

(nautical, aeronautical) situated at or toward the stern or tail

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at or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an airplane



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But on this night, waiting for the dew, a little of it, to become more, on the surfaces that were mine, I heard the noises of a dew-lapper moving aft along the port- gunwale--which was my property aft of the stroke-thwart clear to the stern.
The second mate of the Ferndale walked aft peering about and addressed the seaman who steered.
At that moment a young man in blue uniform came on deck farther aft and stood regarding the sunrise.
Charley walked aft and spoke to him, and while he talked earnestly the young man listened with an amused expression on his face.
So frightful was the speed with which we displaced the water, that a wave rose up on either side our bow and foamed aft in a series of three stiff, up-standing waves, while astern a great crested billow pursued us hungrily, as though at each moment it would fall aboard and destroy us.
If the case is not heard by the ACC in the next few days, we will file a fresh petition in the AFT."
Relatively, fewer studies are available on the morphology and incidence of the AFT, especially in Southern India.
AFT holds a number of French cultural activities annually and monthly, such as dance routines, magic shows, body painting, summer music festival and AFT member meetings.
The MOU with AFT is one of the strategies of SEIPI to capture a bigger share in the IOT since France is the Philippines fastest growing exports market among the country's trading partners.
Krastev, M.D., from the Maastricht University Medical Center in the Netherlands, and colleagues conducted a systematic literature review to identify studies investigating the efficacy and safety of AFT in facial reconstructive surgery.
The same numerical method is applied to an isolated CROR configuration in different operating conditions with the specific focus on analyzing the mechanism of the complex flow field and the aerodynamic interactions between the front propeller and the aft propeller [23, 24].
The AFT members are also expected to assess the training conducted by Kookmin Institute of South Korea, and discuss the progress on the completion of double taxation agreements among member-economies.
The Electronic Funds Transfer Association (EFTA), which promotes electronic payments and commerce through responsible federal government relations and member education, has announced a formal partnership with the Association for Financial Technology (AFT), the company said.
Method of semiquantitative analysis was used to study the diffraction peak characteristics of hydration products AFt and Ca[(OH).sub.2] (CH) by software Jade 6.