Origin of lateen
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How to use lateen in a sentence
A lateen sail was visible in the direction of Cat Island, and others to the south seemed almost motionless in the far distance.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Possibly a lateen-rigged, sharper-bowed boat would even now be found to be a very fast and handy type for our rivers.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
So off we go heeling well to the breeze as our funny, high-slung lateen sail drives us shoreward at a great rate.Gardens of the Caribbees, v. 1/2|Ida May Hill Starr
It is curious to see in many directions the white lateen sails of boats which appear to be sailing over the fields.Peeps at Many Lands: Egypt|R. Talbot Kelly
From one corner of the lateen sail, Storms now noticed that a large crimson handkerchief was fluttering in the wind.Adrift on the Pacific|Edward S. Ellis