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yawl-rigged

[yawl-rigd]
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  1. rigged in the manner of a yawl.
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Origin of yawl-rigged

First recorded in 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for yawl-rigged

Historical Examples

  • It had a close resemblance to the jigger of yawl-rigged yachts.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 7

    Various

  • As the launch neared the mouth of the river a yawl-rigged craft with an auxiliary engine had just entered it.