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  • "A bar of iron fastened at its extremities to the deck, and upon which the sheets of some fore and aft sails, traverse, when tacking, particularly the fore-sail of a sloop, hoy, and cutter."

    Falconer's New Universal Dictionary of the Marine, 1815

    October 10, 2008