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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. battens

    In general, scantlings of wood from 1 inch to 3 inches broad. Long slips of fir used for setting fair the sheer lines of a ship, or drawing the lines by in the moulding loft, and setting off distances.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of battens in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of battens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  1. Andrea Dworkin:

    The will to domination is a ravenous beast. There are never enough warm bodies to satiate its monstrous hunger. Once alive, this beast grows and grows, feeding on all the life around it, scouring the earth to find new sources of nourishment. This beast lives in each man who battens on female servitude.

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