||William Falconer's Dictionary of the Marine
Table of Contents
QUADRANT to QUARTER-MASTER
QUARTER-NETTING to QUOIN
QUICK-SANDQUICK-SAND, a loose quaking sand, into which a ship sinks by her own weight, as soon as the water retreats from her bottom.
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