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Synonyms for jib

any triangular fore-and-aft sail (set forward of the foremast)

refuse to comply

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shift from one side of the ship to the other

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Secondly, wind is a huge concern for crane operators, and the triangular jib reduces gale impact, which in turn reduces the out of service radius.
The LR330 has a maximum jib length of 60m and a maximum capacity of 18t, with two falls and four falls configurations.
The new crane boasts standard safety features such as jib walkways and handrails to provide a safe working environment for technicians during set-up and maintenance.
The case centred around the number of storm jibs each boat can carry during a leg, and whether the wording of
It provides JIB Management with a development loan to use for growth, going forward, the borrower's president, Anil Yadav, noted.
For upcoming projects BigLift Shipping purchased this 17m long fly jib to increase outreach and lifting height.
BEIRUT: Three people were killed and another seriously injured over the weekend in a one-car accident on the main road between the Western Bekaa villages of Jib Jennin and Ghazzeh, the National News Agency reported.
95 million compared to JD29 million while US and Canadian investments stood at JD117 million registered as new projects, the JIB report said.
According to the JIB statement, JIB leaders said that Jamaat-e- Islami is only party which can bring out the country from crisis and provide the basic facilities to people.
Mashhour Abdullah Al Basha, and a group of NIIC senior employees received the delegation of JIB officials led by the CEO of Jordan Investment Board Engineer Nasser Sunnaa.
Had it not being for the fact that JIB operates exclusively
At its press conference at NA 2010, Gorbel introduced two new intelligent lifting devices--the G-Jib intelligent jib and the 1,320-pound capacity G-Force lifting device.
WE like the cut of Burnley's jib and reckon they will be playing in the Premier League next season.
September 4, 2006 Rathbone hospital, Mill Road, Liverpool Graham Jones Crane Hire The jib of a mobile tower crane unfolded in an uncontrolled manner, striking a security fence at the site perimeter after a rope failed.