Bermuda rig


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Bermuda rig

n. Nautical
A fore-and-aft rig distinguished by a tall triangular mainsail, widely used on cruising and racing vessels. Also called Marconi rig.

Bermuda rig

n
(Nautical Terms) a fore-and-aft sailing boat rig characterized by a tall mainsail (Bermudian mainsail) that tapers to a point
Berˈmuda-ˈrigged adj
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Noun1.Bermuda rig - a rig of triangular sails for a yachtBermuda rig - a rig of triangular sails for a yacht
rigging, rig - formation of masts, spars, sails, etc., on a vessel
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THE 470 is a pairs event which takes place in a double-handed monohull planing dinghy with a centreboard, Bermuda rig, and centre sheeting.