from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A small vertical spar under the bowsprit of a sailboat that extends and helps support the martingale.
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- noun nautical A near-vertical
sparbetween the bowspritand martingale
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- noun spar under the bowsprit of a sailboat
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