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foresail

fore·sail

foresail

pronunciation:
for seIl [or] for sl
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part of speech: noun
definition: the principal sail hung on the forward mast or stay, such as the lowermost square sail on a square-rigged ship, or the jib on a cutter.
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The word foresail contains the following part:
fore- Old English root that means before, in time or position