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topsail schooner

a sailing vessel fore-and-aft rigged on all of two or more masts with square sails above the foresail, and often with a square sail before the foresail.
Origin of topsail schooner
1865-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • He had come back, there was the topsail-schooner that was bringing him home so swiftly now.

    The Bronze Eagle Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy

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