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A two-masted vessel with a square-rigged foremast and a fore-and-aft-rigged mainmast.
(Nautical Terms) a sailing vessel with two masts, rigged square on the foremast and fore-and-aft on the aftermast. Also called: brigantine
a two-masted sailing vessel, square-rigged on the foremast and fore-and-aft-rigged on the mainmast. Also called brigantine.