jib-headed

adjective

Definition of jib-headed

of a sail
: running up to a point at the head like a jib : triangular — compare gaff-headed

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“Jib-headed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jib-headed. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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