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raffee

[ ruh-fee ]
/ rəˈfi /
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noun Nautical.
a triangular sail set in the manner of a square sail above the uppermost yard of a topsail schooner.
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Also raffe [raf], /ræf/, raf·fie .

Origin of raffee

First recorded in 1885–90; origin uncertain
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