Nautical
Things relating to boats, docks, and marinas
Anchor Buoys Cleat Floats Piling Ring Shackle Tides Wake
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Anchor As A Nautical Water Thing

An anchor connects a vessel to a water's bed.

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Buoys As Nautical Found Objects

Buoy is afloat as aids to navigation, ashore as decor.

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Cleat

Fitting on boats and docks to which line is tied

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Floats As Nautical Found Objects

Floats isolate one part of the water's surface from another.

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Piling

Pilings and other nautical foundations

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Ring Used For Nautical Docking

Rings available for docking where cleats are inappropriate.

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Shackle

Also known as a gyve, a connecting link for rigging

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Tides Created By Nautical Ocean Water

There are high tides, and low tides, and tide gauges.

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Wake

Disturbed flow aft of a moving boat or ship

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