länsa

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Noun[edit]

länsa c

  1. a boom, a floating barrier for oil spill containment

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länsa (present länsar, preterite länsade, supine länsat, imperative länsa)

  1. to empty, to drain, to pump (a boat) dry
  2. to empty, to steal (or remove) all there is to take
    tjuvarna länsade min lägenhet på mindre än en timme
    the thieves emptied my flat in less than an hour
  3. to scud, to sail before the wind, before a following wind, to sail with the wind from straight behind

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