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mainsail

mainsail

noun main·sail \ˈmān-ˌsāl, ˈmān(t)-səl\

: the largest sail of a sailing ship

Full Definition of MAINSAIL

:  the principal sail on the mainmast — see sail illustration

First Known Use of MAINSAIL

15th century

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