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Nautical Term:

yankee (n)

Definition:

1) A sporty loose-footed downwind sail hoisted high in the foreward rigging.
2) A gaff topsail. 3) The phonetic term used on radio transmissions to represent the letter "y".

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genoa (n) jib (n) jib headed (adj) jibboom (n) jibe (v) jibing board (n) jibstay (n) spinnaker (n) spinnaker pole (n)
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