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The meaning of Spinnaker

ˈspɪnəkə

Spinnaker – definition

noun

A large three-cornered sail, typically bulging when full, set forward of the mainsail of a racing yacht when running before the wind.

Usage examples:

The large panniers at the back held the main sail and the spinnaker.

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दौड़ लगानेवाले जहाज़ का बड़ा पाल, नौका दौड़ में भाग लेने वाली नावों का बड़े मस्तूल पर लगा हुआ बड़ा त्रिभूजाकार पाल

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Spinnaker, Fiocco a pallone

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스피니커, 큰 삼각돛

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Спинакер

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Espinaquer, Balón

Word origin

mid 19th century: apparently a fanciful formation from Sphinx, the name of the yacht first using it, perhaps influenced by spanker.

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