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topsail schooner

noun
1.
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
1865-1870
1865-70
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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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