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Related to fore-and-aft: fore-and-aft sail
Parallel with the length of a structure, such as a ship or house; running lengthwise.
1. located along or parallel to a line from the stem to the stern.adv.
adj (Naut) fore-and-aft schooner → Gaffelschoner m; fore-and-aft sail → Schratsegel nt