square-rigger

noun
square-rig·​ger | \ ˈskwer-ˌri-gər How to pronounce square-rigger (audio) \

Definition of square-rigger

: a square-rigged craft

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First Known Use of square-rigger

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Square-rigger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/square-rigger. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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