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spar1

spar1

 
pronunciation:
spar
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a strong pole, esp. one that supports sails on a ship, such as the mast, boom, gaff, or yard.
similar words:
boom
definition 2: a main part of the framework of an airplane wing, reaching from base to tip.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: sparred, sparring, spars
definition: to supply or furnish with spars.
derivation: sparlike (adj.)