sill, sometimes written as cill

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1 The upper and lower framing, or lining, of a square port cut in a ship's side.

2 The step at the bottom of the entrance of a dry-dock and, by extension, a ship's draught if it is able to enter the dock over the sill.

Subjects: Maritime History.

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