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Spanish translation of “keel”

keel

noun /kiːl/
the long supporting piece of a ship’s frame that lies lengthwise along the bottom
quilla
The boat’s keel became stuck in the mud near the shore.
keel over phrasal verb to fall over usually suddenly or unexpectedly eg in a faint
desplomarse
She suddenly felt dizzy and keeled over.
be/keep on an even keel to be, keep or remain in a calm and untroubled state
mantener el equilibrio
Higher interest rates are needed to keep the economy on an even keel.
(Definition of keel from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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