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try•sail



Pronunciation: (trī'sāl"; Naut.trī'sul), [key]
n. Naut.
a triangular or quadrilateral sail having its luff hooped or otherwise bent to a mast, used for lying to or keeping a vessel headed into the wind; spencer.

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tryptophantrysail mast

 

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