from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The lower yard on a mainmast.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The yard on which the mainsail is extended, supported by the mainmast.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. yard for a square mainsail
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