clipper-built

[ klip-er-bilt ]
/ ˈklɪp ərˌbɪlt /

adjective Nautical.

(of a hull) having fast lines, with a high ratio of length to beam and a fine entrance.

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Origin of clipper-built

First recorded in 1825–35
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