barquentine

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bar·quen·tine

 (bär′kən-tēn′)
n.
Variant of barkentine.

barquentine

(ˈbɑːkənˌtiːn) or

barquantine

n
(Nautical Terms) a sailing ship of three or more masts rigged square on the foremast and fore-and-aft on the others. Usual US and Canadian spelling: barkentine
[C17: from barque + (brig)antine]
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Popular modern Tall Ship rigs include topsail schooners, barques, barquentines, brigs and brigantines.
But above decks they are superb replicas of the sleek, fourmasted barquentines that dominated sea travel at the end of the 19th century.
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