Spring stay

(Naut.) a preventer stay, to assist the regular one.

See also: Spring

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HEAD TO ITALY FOR SPRING STAY four nights for the price of three in Puglia this spring by taking advantage of Masseria Trapana's season-opening offer.
VEL TRA NEWSLATEST TRAVEL ADVICE, OFFERS AND NEWS HEAD TO ITALY FOR SPRING STAY four nights for the price of three in Puglia this spring by taking advantage of Masseria Trapana's season-opening offer.
So, from the nursing stand point, there is lots to do and lots to see as we head through the cold months towards spring Stay enthusiastic and focus your positive energy by participating in the various activities we have for you.
Her record suggests she is not the most consistent, but the first-time blinkers that were applied in the spring stay on and testing ground holds no fears, as she appears to stay all day.
Rescue the situation by booking her a spring stay at one of these decidedly posh but friendly hotels.
Opera North is once again setting up camp at Newcastle Theatre Royal for a welcome spring stay. Thomas Hall previews what's on offer.
It was during her annual spring stay in Scotland that the first real concerns for her health surfaced.
Contract award notice: Reception and animation services for the school stays of the city of bordeaux - spring stays (france-bordeaux: Children animation services)
To further sweeten the deal, guests can save 15 percent off upcoming spring stays if they book before May 3.
Meadowbrook acquired the company in 1999, and Spring stayed on to help with the integration.
Concern for women's health produced the sport corset, but whalebones and steel spring stays remained, for the most part, firmly in place.