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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 abaft /əˈbæft/
 (ad.)向船尾在…後

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·baft prep.  Naut. Behind; toward the stern from; as, abaft the wheelhouse.
 Abaft the beam. See under Beam.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·baft, adv. Naut. Toward the stern; aft; as, to go abaft.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 abaft
      adv : at or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an
            airplane; "stow the luggage aft"; "ships with square
            sails sail fairly efficiently with the wind abaft";
            "the captain looked astern to see what the fuss was
            about" [syn: aft, astern] [ant: fore]