from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Nautical, sailing to wind-ward; working to windward on alternate tacks; sailing on the wind.
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- verb Present participle of
- noun nautical
Sailingon a reach, i.e. having the wind on either side and coming from an angle that is larger with respect to the bowthan when sailing close-hauled.
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- noun accomplishment of an objective
- noun the act of physically reaching or thrusting out
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