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# Square-rigged

[skwair-rigd] /ˈskwɛərˈrɪgd/
1.
having square sails as the principal sails.
square-rigged
1.
(nautical) rigged with square sails

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• Square-rigger

[skwair-rigd] /ˈskwɛərˈrɪgd/ adjective, Nautical. 1. having square sails as the principal sails. square-rigger noun 1. (nautical) a square-rigged ship square-rigged adjective 1. (nautical) rigged with square sails

• Square-rod

noun 1. a unit of area measurement equal to a square measuring one rod on each side.

• Square-root

noun 1. a quantity of which a given quantity is the square: The quantities +6 and −6 are square roots of 36 since (+6)×(+6)=36 and (−6)×(−6)=36. noun 1. a number or quantity that when multiplied by itself gives a given number or quantity: 2 is a square root of 4, usually written √4 or 41/2 […]

• Square-sail

noun, Nautical. 1. a sail set beneath a horizontal yard, the normal position of which, when not trimmed to the wind, is directly athwartships. noun 1. (nautical) a rectangular or square sail set on a horizontal yard rigged more or less athwartships

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