lateen-sail

lateen sail

noun
a triangular sail set on a long sloping yard, used especially on the Mediterranean Sea.

Origin:
1720–30

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lateen sail

noun
a triangular fore-and-aft sail used especially in the Mediterranean [syn: lateen
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