Definitions for mainsheetˈmeɪnˌʃit

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  1. sheet, tack, mainsheet, weather sheet, shroud(noun)

    (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind

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  1. mainsheet(Noun)

    The rope connected to and controlling the mainsail.

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  1. Mainsheet(noun)

    one of the ropes by which the mainsail is hauled aft and trimmed

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