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- v. Present participle of boxhaul.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A method of going from one tack to another. See boxhaul.
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For three days they had been boxhauling the yards about to no purpose, and it was sickening work running stunsail-booms out to airs that died in their struggles to reach us.