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Definition 1: a triangular fore-and-aft sail used especially in the Mediterranean - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for lateen in the sense of this definition

(lateen is a kind of ...) any sail not set on a yard and whose normal position is in a fore-and-aft direction

(... is part of lateen) the rig on a lateen-rigged sailing vessel

Definition 2: rigged with a triangular (lateen) sail - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for lateen in the sense of this definition

(lateen is similar to ...) fitted or equipped with necessary rigging (sails and shrouds and stays etc)

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