Meaning of CANT FRAME in English

CANT FRAME

1. any of several frames bracketed aft of the transom of a ship and inclined slightly to the fore-and-aft direction.

2. any transverse frame not perpendicular to the fore-and-aft midship line.

[ 1825-35 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .