Definition of abeam:

part of speech: adverb

On the beam, or in a line at right angles to a vessel's length.

part of speech: adverb

A nautical term: opposite the middle part of a ship's side, and in line with its main- beam; in a direction at right angles to the keel of a ship; as, we had the wind abeam.

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