Definition of 'abeam'
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Stone turned to port after he came abeam of the number-six can and idled down the privately maintained channel. CORMORANTBoth vessels were now abeam Tancarville, Le Havre less than twenty minutes away. CORMORANTonce we're abeam Cherbourg, we'll alter for Land's End on the south-western tip of England, then head north-west for Ireland. CORMORANT
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Used Rarely. abeam is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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