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Her three topmasts were housed, and she was hove-to under the lee clew of her close-reefed topsail and a small storm-trysail.With Airship and Submarine|Harry Collingwood
A snow was a small vessel like a brig except for having a supplementary third, or trysail, mast.
He now gave the word to set the trysail; and the mainsail being stowed, it was hoisted in its stead.A Yacht Voyage Round England|W.H.G. Kingston
Ten minutes' work and it was securely fastened and its cover on; two reefs were put in the trysail.Among Malay Pirates|G. A. Henty
In proof of that we could see back behind us where the Nannie O, under her trysail, was almost holding her own.The Seiners|James B. (James Brendan) Connolly