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Related to lateen-rigged: lateen sail, Lateen yard


having lateen sails.
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Adj.1.lateen-rigged - rigged with a triangular (lateen) sail
rigged - fitted or equipped with necessary rigging (sails and shrouds and stays etc)
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Its skilled and well-tried hoar-building traditions provided it with sturdy square-rigged cobs capable of carrying large cargoes and with lateen-rigged caravels able to sail close to the wind.
We saw many lateen-rigged dhows that could have been sailing there a thousand years ago.