goosewinged

adjective

Definition of goosewinged

1 : having the lee clew and middle of the sail hauled up and the weather part extended by the tack and drawing used of a square sail
2 : having foresail set on one side and mainsail on the other : wing and wing used of a fore-and-aft-rigged ship

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“Goosewinged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/goosewinged. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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