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Definitions for skysail
ˈskaɪˌseɪl; Naut. ˈskaɪ səlsky·sail

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  1. skysailnoun

    the sail above the royal on a square-rigger


  1. skysail

    A skysail is the uppermost sail on a mast of a sailing ship, typically a large square-rigged one. It is set above the royal sail, used primarily in light winds to generate additional speed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skysailnoun

    the sail set next above the royal. See Illust. under Sail

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. skysail

    A small light sail above the royal.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skysail in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skysail in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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