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English definition of “schooner”

schooner

noun [C]     /ˈskuː.nər/ US  /-nɚ/
a sailing ship with two or more masts and with its sails parallel to the length of the ship , rather than across itPassenger, cargo and military shipsBoats and sailing craft
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