Pronunciation: (skOO'nur), [key]
1. Naut.any of various types of sailing vessel having a foremast and mainmast, with or without other masts, and having fore-and-aft sails on all lower masts. Cf. ketch, topsail schooner, yawl (def. 2).
2. a very tall glass, as for beer.
3. See prairie schooner.
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