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fore–and–aft rig

noun

Definition of fore–and–aft rig

  1. :  a sailing-ship rig in which most or all of the sails are not attached to yards but are bent to gaffs or set on the masts or on stays in a fore-and-aft line



1879

First Known Use of fore–and–aft rig

1879

Rhymes with fore–and–aft rig


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