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yawl



Pronunciation: (yôl), [key]
n.
1. a ship's small boat, rowed by a crew of four or six.
2. a two-masted, fore-and-aft-rigged sailing vessel having a large mainmast and a smaller jiggermast or mizzenmast stepped abaft the sternpost. Cf. ketch.

yawl



Pronunciation: (yôl), [key]
n., v.i., v.t. Brit. Dial.
yowl; howl.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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