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sailer

[sey-ler] /ˈseɪ lər/
noun
1.
a vessel propelled by a sail or sails.
2.
a vessel with reference to its powers or manner of sailing:
The schooner was judged a good sailer.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see sail, -er1
Can be confused
sailer, sailor (see synonym study at sailor)

Sailer

[sey-ler; German zahy-ler] /ˈseɪ lər; German ˈzaɪ lər/
noun
1.
Anton
[ahn-tohn] /ˈɑn toʊn/ (Show IPA),
("Toni") born 1935, Austrian skier.
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British Dictionary definitions for sailer

sailer

/ˈseɪlə/
noun
1.
a vessel, esp one equipped with sails, with specified sailing characteristics: a good sailer
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