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Princeton's WordNet

  1. square-riggedadjective

    rigged with square sails as the principal ones

Wiktionary

  1. square-riggedadjective

    Having (approximately) square sails rigged onto spars perpendicular to the keel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Square-riggedadjective

    having the sails extended upon yards suspended horizontally by the middle, as distinguished from fore-and-aft sails; thus, a ship and a brig are square-rigged vessels

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. square-rigged

    Ships having chiefly square sails; a term used in contradistinction to all vessels which do not use them. It is also applied to vessels with unusually long yards. The term is also familiarly used to denote a person's being full-dressed.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of square-rigged in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of square-rigged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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