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Definition 1: a vessel that is powered by the wind; often having several masts - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for sailing ship in the sense of this definition

(sailing ship is a kind of ...) a craft designed for water transportation

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a sailing ship with 3 (or more) masts

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a sailing vessel with two masts; the mizzen is forward of the rudderpost

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a sailing vessel with a specified rig

"a square rigger"

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a small sailing vessel; usually with a single mast

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) sailing vessel used in former times

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a sailing vessel with a single mast set about one third of the boat's length aft of the bow

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a sailing ship (usually rigged like a sloop or cutter) used in fishing and sailing along the coast

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a square-rigged sailing ship

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a large sailing ship

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a sailing vessel with two masts; a small mizzen is aft of the rudderpost

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a large sailing ship that was engaged in the British trade with India

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a lateen-rigged sailing vessel used by Arabs

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a fast sailing ship used in former times

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a fast narrow sailing ship of the Mediterranean

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) sailing vessel with a fore-and-aft rig

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) two-masted sailing vessel square-rigged on the foremast and fore-and-aft rigged on the mainmast

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) two-masted sailing vessel square-rigged on both masts

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a large square-rigged sailing ship with three or more masts; used by the Spanish for commerce and war from the 15th to 18th centuries

(... is a kind of sailing ship ) a sailing vessel with a single mast set further back than the mast of a sloop

(sailing ship is a part of ...) a long horizontal spar tapered at the end and used to support and spread a square sail or lateen

(sailing ship is a part of ...) any of various more-or-less horizontal spars or poles used to extend the foot of a sail or for handling cargo or in mooring

(sailing ship is a part of ...) steering mechanism for a vessel; a mechanical device by which a vessel is steered

(sailing ship is a part of ...) a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel

(sailing ship is a part of ...) a spar rising aft from a mast to support the head of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail

(sailing ship is a part of ...) a vertical spar for supporting sails

(sailing ship is a part of ...) a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail suspended from a gaff

(sailing ship is the domain which ... is member of) (of a sailing vessel) the quality of being able to sail close to the wind with little drift to the leeward (even in a stiff wind)

"the Spanish ships had superior speed and weatherliness"

(sailing ship is the domain which ... is member of) (of a sailing vessel) making very little leeway when close-hauled

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