Definition of 'mainsail'
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Then Sanar showed Lirael how to raise and lower Finder's single triangular mainsail, and how the boom would move.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
The weather was cooperating, the wind soft, probably not more than eight knots, the mainsail eased, the drifter full and drawing well.CORMORANT (2001) CORMORANT (2001)
Everywhere I looked great canvas sails of grey, from mainsail to main royal, from flying jib to trysail, were bellied out.STONE THE CROWS, IT'S A VACUUM-CLEANER (2001)
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Definition of mainsail from the Collins English Dictionary