Meaning abeam
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"at right angles to the keel" of a ship, hence in line with its beam, 1826, nautical, literally "on beam;" see a- (1) + beam (n.) in the nautical sense.
Source: etymonline.com

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(adv) at right angles to the length of a ship or airplane
Source: beedictionary.com

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At right angles to the keel of the boat, but not on the boat.
Source: boatsafe.com

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At right angles to the keel of the boat, but not on the boat.
Source: sailinglinks.com

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A position where an aircraft, object or fix is approximately 90 degrees to the left or right of an aircraft's track.
Source: firstflight.com

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The bearing of an object 90 degrees from ahead (in a line with the middle of the ship).
Source: usmm.org

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At right angles to the ship's length.
Source: glue-it.com

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•  Alongside, near amidships.
Source: iss-marineacademy.com

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On the beam, a relative bearing at right angles to the centerline of the ship's keel.
Source: readyayeready.com

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On the beam, a relative bearing at right angles to the centerline of the ship's keel.
Source: msc.com

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At right angles to the keel of the boat, but not on the boat.
Source: marineinstitute.org

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The bearing of an object 90 degrees from ahead (in a line with the middle of the ship).
Source: officerofthewatch.com

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On the beam, a relative bearing at right angles to the centerline of the ship's keel.
Source: brethrencoast.com

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  On a relative bearing of 90 degrees (abeam to starboard) or 270 degrees (abeam to port).    
Source: quarterdeck.org

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At right angles to, or beside a ship.
Source: ageofsail.net

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At right angles to the fore and aft line of the boat, or beside, the boat; on the beam; also Abreast.
Source: caribbean-pirates.com

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 A relative direction that is always at a right angle to the vessels direction of travel.
Source: apsltd.com

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at right angles to the centerline of, and outside of, the ship. An object that is abeam of your ship is directly off to its side.
Source: ussrankin.org

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'On the beam', a relative bearing at right angles to the centerline of the ship's keel.
Source: nauticed.org

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Abreast of or at right angles to the fore and aft line of the vessel
Source: transportsafety.vic.gov.au

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on a line at right angles to a ship's or aircraft's length
Source: cbmu.com

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At a right angle to the length of the boat
Source: riggingandsails.com

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On the beam
Source: cruisertips.com

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On the beam, a relative bearing at right angles to the centerline of the ship's keel.
Source: boatrepairandmaintenance.com

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at right angles to, or beside the boat
Source: photographers1.com

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At right angles to the the fore and aft line of the boat, or beside, the boat; on the beam; also Abreast.
Source: marinewaypoints.com

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At right angles to the keel of the boat, but not on the boat.
Source: seahorsemarine.co.uk

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In a line approximately at right angle to the ship’s keel opposite the waist or middle part of a ship. See also BROAD ON THE BEAM.
Source: en.wikisource.org

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In Navy talk, adjacent to, not fore or aft, but toward your 9 o'clock or 3 o'clock.. The car that's doorhandle to doorhandle with you on the freeway is abeam. As in, "Damn, honey! [..]
Source: blueridgejournal.com

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Fix or point that is ninety degrees right or left of the aircraft's position
Source: canairradio.com

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An aircraft is "abeam" a fix, point, or object when that fix, point, or object is approximately 90 degrees to the right or left of the aircraft track. Abeam indicates a general position rath [..]
Source: pilotadvice.com

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To the right, or at right angles to the center of a craft.
Source: paddling.net

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(nautical,aircraft) Alongside or abreast; opposite the center of the side of the ship or aircraft. Mid 19th century. * year=2005|author=William Thomas Generous|title=Swee [..]
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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lang=en 1800s=1851 * '''1851''' — . ''''. *: Squaring her yards, she bore down, ranged abeam under the Pequod's lee, and lowered a boat; it soon drew nigh; but, as the side-ladder was being rigge [..]
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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on the side of a ship which is perpendicular to the ships fore and aft line
Source: dutchportguide.com

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Alongside, near amidships.
Source: iss-shipping.com

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Area on either side of a ship near the mid section.
Source: midwestconnection.org

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