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  1. moonrakernoun

    Someone from Wiltshire. (After a story in which some Wiltshire peasants, seeing the reflection of the moon in a pool, tried to rake it out.)

  2. moonrakernoun

    A small, light sail located high on a mast (above the skysail) and used for speed.

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  1. Moonrakernoun

    same as Moonsail


  1. Moonraker

    A moonraker, also known as a moonsail, hope-in-heaven, or hopesail, is a square sail flown immediately above a skysail on the royal masts of a square rigged sailing ship. None of the four- and five-masted square rigged ships carried a moonsail. The equivalent sail, if triangular, is called a skyscraper. Moonrakers are relatively unusual sails only used on ships built primarily for speed.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of moonraker in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of moonraker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Graham Rye:

    They became travelogues, especially 'Moonraker' which was all over the place from France, to Italy, Argentina and Brazil. It just became a country hopping event, it's not necessary to the story but these exotic travels will have an affect on people. Bond fans travel to destinations just because Bond has been there.

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