apeak

a·peak

 (ə-pēk′)
adv. & adj. Nautical
In a vertical or almost vertical position or direction: rowers holding their oars apeak.

[Alteration of apike, probably from French à pic : à, to (from Old French a, from Latin ad-; see ad-) + pic, peak (from Old French).]

apeak

(əˈpiːk)
adv, adj
(Nautical Terms) nautical in a vertical or almost vertical position: with the oars apeak.
References in classic literature ?
With oars apeak, and paddles down, the sheets of their sails adrift, the three boats now stilly floated, awaiting Moby Dick's reappearance.
Whenever we were coming back from a land journey, our eyes sought one thing in the distance first--the ship-- and when we saw it riding at anchor with the flag apeak, we felt as a returning wanderer feels when he sees his home.
When I landed with my trade goods, leaving my steering sweep apeak, Otoo left his stroke position and came into the stern sheets, where a Winchester lay ready to hand under a flap of canvas.
While nobody is willing to apeak their mind, there is enough insinuation that the committee comprising Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and V.
2) Adjust the heavy ion beam; the incident angle was apeak.
11) By then, the price for RSS 1 was in free fall, from apeak of $9,697 per ton in 1910 to M$728 per ton (M$ 665 on the Singapore market) in 1922.
Insulin arisen and reached apeak on day 21, which indicated the appearance of mature [beta]--like cells.
The energy crisis has escalated in recent years, negatively impacting industrial production rates and at the same time contributing to increased feelings of resentment among Egyptians--which reach apeak during summer months.
Majority of the cases of sensorineural deafness in our study were having high frequency hearing loss, in the frequency range of 2-6 KHz with apeak at 2 KHz and maximum number of patients were having hearing loss in the range of 30-40 dB, which is in agreement with the analysis by Johnson and Mathog (1976) who also found an apparent dip or notch at 6Khz.
Farmers are advised to apeak to their vet well in advance of tupping if they are considering vaccination.
For LIFESTYLE, Verma picks out afew photos from the ones to be exhibited, and gives us apeak beyond the frames into the moments, the memories and, of course, the man himself.
Apeak workforce of about 200 will be deployed at the Pemberton site, with the contractor working closely with the local community to ensure that disruption will be kept to a minimum.