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sail

verb
 
/seɪl/
B1 to control or travel in a boat or a ship that has an engine or sails
船を操る, 航海する
We sailed to Barbados. She sails her own boat.
When a boat or a ship sails, it travels on the water.
(船が)進む, 航行する
The boat sailed along the coast.
to leave a place by boat or ship
出港する
The ship sails at dawn.
(Definition of sail verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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