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Abaft

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Aba'ft. adv. [of abaꝼꞇan, Sax. Behind.] From the fore-part of the ship, towards the stern. Dict.

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Attributes: Adverb (147) · Saxon (215)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Abaft." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: November 20, 2013. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=71.


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