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parallel sailing

noun
1.
sailing along a parallel of latitude.
Origin of parallel sailing
1700-1710
First recorded in 1700-10
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  • If east or west, on the parallel, and refers to parallel sailing.

    The Sailor's Word-Book William Henry Smyth

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