See under gaff1 (def. 3).
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Also called gaff-head·ed sail [gaf-hed-id]. /ˈgæfˌhɛd ɪd/.
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British Dictionary definitions for gaff sail
/ (ˈɡæfˌseɪl, -səl) /
a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail on a sailing vessel
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