driving sail


noun Nautical.

a sail that, when filled, tends to force the hull of a vessel downward (opposed to lifting sail).

Nearby words

  1. driving dog,
  2. driving force,
  3. driving iron,
  4. driving licence,
  5. driving range,
  6. driving time,
  7. driving wheel,
  8. drivingly,
  9. drizzle,
  10. drizzle cake

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