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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Atrip  \A*trip"\,  adv  [Pref.  a-  +  trip.]  (Naut.) 
  a  Just  hove  clear  of  the  ground;  --  said  of  the  anchor. 
  b  Sheeted  home,  hoisted  taut  up  and  ready  for  trimming;  -- 
  said  of  sails. 
  c  Hoisted  up  and  ready  to  be  swayed  across  --  said  of 
  yards. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  atrip 
  adj  :  (nautical)  of  an  anchor;  just  clear  of  the  bottom  [syn:  {aweigh}] 




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