Meaning of AFT in English

AFT

[ α :ft ]

■ adverb & adjective at, near, or towards the stern of a ship or tail of an aircr~.

Origin

C17: prob. from obs. b~ (see ab~ ), influenced by Low Ger. and Du. achter 'ab~, ~er'.

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