fore-and-aft sail

noun

Definition of fore-and-aft sail

: a sail not supported by a yard and usually carried on a gaff or stay

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“Fore-and-aft sail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fore-and-aft%20sail. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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