Definitions

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  • noun (Naut.) A rig of triangular sails for a yacht.

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  • noun nautical Bermuda rig

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  • noun a rig of triangular sails for a yacht

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[After Guglielmo Marconi (probably from its resemblance to the early antennas used by him for his wireless telegraphy).]

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