under sail


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under sail

In the process of sailing on the water. It's remarkable to watch the regatta and see so many boats under sail at once. I heard they're still under sail off the coast of Cape Town.
See also: sail
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under sail

Nautical With the sails up; sailing.
See also: sail
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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