from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. Nautical To strip (a vessel) of rigging.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to remove the rigging from
- v. to disable
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To strip of rigging.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Nautical, to strip, as a ship, of both standing and running rigging, etc.
un- + rig (Wiktionary)