Definitions for "Nock"
Keywords:  arrow, bowstring, bow, grove, notch
A notch.
To notch; to fit to the string, as an arrow; to string, as a bow.
(n) The attachment on the rear end of an arrow which holds it in place on the bow string. (v) To place the arrow on the string.
Keywords:  boom, sail, trysail, fore, upper
The upper fore corner of a boom sail or of a trysail.
The forward upper end of a sail that sets with a boom.
Keywords:  mainsail, throat
Throat of the mainsail.
Keywords:  nip, see
Keywords:  clay, score, marks, firing, small
make small marks into the surface of; "score the clay before firing it"