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inboard

1. (esp of a boat's motor or engine) situated within the hull
2. situated between the wing tip of an aircraft and its fuselage
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inboard

[′in‚bȯrd]
(engineering)
Toward or close to the longitudinal axis of a ship or aircraft.
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Of aircraft components: Inward from the airfoil tip; close to the fuselage or hull, such as an inboard aileron (one situated on the inner wing between flaps, or in lieu of flaps), inboard engine, inboard rudder, inboard station, etc.
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inboard

Built in. Inboard devices are built into the main unit. Contrast with outboard. See onboard.
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Groups of Guiana dolphins were observed for shorter periods in Pontal Bay when the number of inboard motor boats was high, while outboard motor boats did not influence the dolphins' permanence time.
Distances Inboard motor Outboard motorgroups with calves without with calves without calves calves [bar.x] n [bar.x] n [bar.x] n [bar.x] n Near 1.8 29 2.3 48 1.8 7 1.5 6 Intermediate 2.3 18 2.1 35 2.1 4 1.9 5 Far 2.4 15 2.5 26 2.3 4 1.8 4 Undetermined 6 3 4 2 Distances Ships without motor with calves without with calves calves [bar.x] n [bar.x] n [bar.x] n Near 2.1 3 2.5 11 2.3 6 Intermediate 2.0 1 2.0 2 2.6 4 Far 2.3 1 2.6 5 3.4 5 Undetermined 0 2 2 Distances Ships without motor without calves [bar.x] n Near 1.7 7 Intermediate 3.5 1 Far 2.8 12 Undetermined 0
The 50/50 hybrid derives power jointly from a 60-kW gasoline engine at the front and two 35-kW inboard motors powering the rear wheels through MIRA's clever e-differential.