Loof

Definition of Loof

Pronunciation: lŌf or lŭf; 277
n.1.(Bot.) The spongelike fibers of the fruit of a cucurbitaceous plant (Luffa Ægyptiaca); called also vegetable sponge.
1.(Naut.) Formerly, some appurtenance of a vessel which was used in changing her course; - probably a large paddle put over the lee bow to help bring her head nearer to the wind.
v. i.1.(Naut.) See Luff.
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