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gaff-rigged

[gaf-rigd] /ˈgæfˌrɪgd/
adjective, Nautical
1.
(of a sailboat) having one or more gaff sails.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35

gaff rig

noun, Nautical
1.
a sailboat rig having one or more fore-and-aft gaff sails.
Related forms
gaff-rigged, adjective
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Examples for gaffrigged
  • Other types of sloops are gaffrigged sloops and lateen sloops.
British Dictionary definitions for gaffrigged

gaff-rigged

adjective
1.
(of a sailing vessel) rigged with one or more gaffsails
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