Definition of Hogging

Hogging n. means: Drooping at the ends; arching;-in distinction from sagging.

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Hogging n. means: Drooping at the ends; arching;-in distinction from sagging.

Meaning of Hogging

Hogging (n.) means: Drooping at the ends; arching;-in distinction from sagging.

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Hogging (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Hog

Arching (n.): Hogging; -- opposed to sagging.

Hogging (n.): Drooping at the ends; arching;-in distinction from sagging.

Hogchain (n.): A chain or tie rod, in a boat or barge, to prevent the vessel from hogging.

Sagging (n.): A bending or sinking between the ends of a thing, in consequence of its own, or an imposed, weight; an arching downward in the middle, as of a ship after straining. Cf. Hogging.

Hogframe (n.): A trussed frame extending fore and aft, usually above deck, and intended to increase the longitudinal strength and stiffness. Used chiefly in American river and lake steamers. Called also hogging frame, and hogback.

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Meaning of Hogging

Hogging means: When the peak of a wave is amidships, causing the hull to bend so the ends of the keel are lower than the middle. The opposite of sagging.

Meaning of Sagging

Sagging means: When the trough of a wave is amidships, causing the hull to deflect so the ends of the keel are higher than the middle. The opposite of hogging.

Meaning of Pigging string or hogging string

Pigging string or hogging string means: a string a cowboy carries on his saddle, used for hog-tying an animal for branding, after it has been roped and thrown.

Meaning of LYCRA−LOUT

LYCRA−LOUT means: Lycra−lout is derogatory British slang for an arrogant, road−hogging cyclist.

Meaning of Hogging

Hogging means: of Hog

Meaning of Arching

Arching means: Hogging; -- opposed to sagging.

Meaning of Hogging

Hogging means: Drooping at the ends; arching;-in distinction from sagging.

Meaning of Hogchain

Hogchain means: A chain or tie rod, in a boat or barge, to prevent the vessel from hogging.

Meaning of Sagging

Sagging means: A bending or sinking between the ends of a thing, in consequence of its own, or an imposed, weight; an arching downward in the middle, as of a ship after straining. Cf. Hogging.

Meaning of Hogframe

Hogframe means: A trussed frame extending fore and aft, usually above deck, and intended to increase the longitudinal strength and stiffness. Used chiefly in American river and lake steamers. Called also hogging frame, and hogback.

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