noun. thick plank forming a ridge along the side of a wooden ship.
- gun rest
- garboard strake
- garboard plank
- get off
- live out
adjective. having overlapping hull planks.
Example sentences of the word strake
1. Noun, singular or mass
Reinforce the gunwale, which is the top strake of the hull, and attach any riggings necessary for the sail and the oarlocks.