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English noun: sailing ship

1. sailing ship (artifact) a vessel that is powered by the wind; often having several masts


Synonymssailing vessel


Broader (hypernym)vessel, watercraft


Narrower (hyponym)bark, barque, brig, brigantine, clipper, clipper ship, cutter, dandy, dhow, felucca, fore-and-after, galleon, hermaphrodite brig, Indiaman, ketch, rigger, sailboat, sailing boat, schooner, sloop, smack, square-rigger, windjammer, yawl


Part holonymboom, canvas, canvass, gaff, gaff-headed sail, gaffsail, helm, mast, sail, sheet, yard


Domain category membersweatherliness, weatherly









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