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Definition of Schooner
Schooner Schoon"er, n. [D.]
A large goblet or drinking glass, -- used for lager beer or
SchoonerSchooner Schoon"er, n. [See the Note below. Cf. Shun.]
Originally, a small, sharp-built vessel, with two masts and
fore-and-aft rig. Sometimes it carried square topsails on one
or both masts and was called a topsail schooner. About
1840, longer vessels with three masts, fore-and-aft rigged,
came into use, and since that time vessels with four masts
and even with six masts, so rigged, are built. Schooners with
more than two masts are designated three-masted schooners,
four-masted schooners, etc. See Illustration in Appendix.
Meaning of Schooner from wikipedia
- A schooner
is a type of sailing
ship, as defined
by its rig configuration. Typically
it has two or more masts, the foremast being slightly shorter
- A schooner
is a type of gl**** for serving
drinks. In the United Kingdom
it is the name for a large sherry
gl****. In Australia
it is the name for a particular...
- The brigantine
and more easily maneuvered
than a sloop
, and was hence
emplo**** for purposes
of piracy, espionage, and reconnoitering...
- Prairie schooner
to: Covered wagon
used by pioneers
in the American
old west Prairie Schooner
, a magazine published
by the University
- The Sooner Schooner
is an official mascot
of the sports teams
of the University
by two white ponies named Boomer
- the country. Schooner
(gl****) Prairie schooner
Lager, a Canadian lager
Channel, formerly Schooner
P****age, a strait...
- (pronounced [la a.misˈtað]; Spanish
for Friendship) was a 19th-century two-masted schooner
by a Spaniard living
in Cuba. It became renowned
in July 1839 for...
is a regional lager style
beer of the eastern Canadian
provinces. It has an alcohol content
of 5.0% ABV and is brewed
at the Oland Brewery
was a wooden
, the largest wooden schooner
ever built. She was built
in 1909 by the firm of...
as Sweeps) was a Canadian schooner built
in Burlington, Ontario, in 1867. It was damaged
off Cove Island,...
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