Definition of Crossjack. Meaning of Crossjack. Synonyms of Crossjack

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Definition of Crossjack

Crossjack
Crossjack Cross"jack` (kr?s"j?k` or kr?"j?k`), n. (Naut.) The lowest square sail, or the lower yard of the mizzenmast.

Meaning of Crossjack from wikipedia

- which will be hung from a topsail yard and be supported from below by a crossjack. This sail often has a large hollow foot, and this foot is sometimes filled...
- caught, overslaughed, jaw, awe, ealdorman, broad, bohrium, flooring, crossjack, pouring, bought, surest (RP), fluoridate (RP) /ɔː(r)/ † or, ore, aor...
- rigs on the yards above that, the lowermost secured at the corners by a crossjack. The design was po****r in the Mediterranean Sea as well as around New...