nabby

noun
nab·​by | \ ˈnabē \
plural -es

Definition of nabby

: an open sailboat with a lug rig and jib and a raking mast that is used especially for fishing off the eastern coast of Scotland

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“Nabby.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nabby. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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