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Definitions and Synonyms of fore-and-aft sail | Another word for fore-and-aft sail | What is fore-and-aft sail?

Definition 1: any sail not set on a yard and whose normal position is in a fore-and-aft direction - [noun denoting artifact]

(fore-and-aft sail is a kind of ...) a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail suspended from a gaff

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) a fore-and-aft sail extended by a sprit

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) a fore-and-aft sail set on the aftermost lower mast (usually the mizzenmast) of a vessel

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) fore-and-aft sail set on the mizzenmast

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) a sail with four corners that is hoisted from a yard that is oblique to the mast

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) a triangular fore-and-aft sail used especially in the Mediterranean

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) any triangular fore-and-aft sail (set forward of the foremast)

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) a triangular fore-and-aft sail with its foot along the gaff and its luff on the topmast

(... is a kind of fore-and-aft sail ) a fore-and-aft sail set on a stay (as between two masts)

(fore-and-aft sail is a part of ...) (nautical) the forward edge of a fore-and-aft sail that is next to the mast

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