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(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hoist.
Hoisting (2 Occurrences)
Acts 27:17 and, after hoisting it on board, they used frapping-cables to undergird the ship, and, as they were afraid of being driven on the Syrtis quicksands, they lowered the gear and lay to. (WEY RSV)
Acts 27:40 Casting off the anchors, they left them in the sea, at the same time untying the rudder ropes. Hoisting up the foresail to the wind, they made for the beach. (WEB WEY ASV DBY NAS RSV)