Bermuda rig

or Bermudan rig, Bermudian rig

Origin of Bermuda rig

First recorded in 1850–55
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British Dictionary definitions for bermuda rig

Bermuda rig

noun
  1. a fore-and-aft sailing boat rig characterized by a tall mainsail (Bermudian mainsail) that tapers to a point
Derived FormsBermuda-rigged, adjective
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