adjective see cat rig

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  • Cat-rigged — a. Rigged like a catboat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cat-rigged — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : having a cat rig * * * catˈ rigged adjective Having one great fore and aft mainsail spread by a gaff at the head and a boom at the foot, for smooth water only • • • Main Entry: ↑cat * * * cat rigged «KAT RIHGD», adjective.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cat rigged — A dinghy that is Cat rigged has the pulley(s) for the mainsheet located much further forward than the rudder in the manner of a catamaran. This restricts the sitting space for a single person to the back of the boat, between the rudder and the… …   Wikipedia

  • cat-rigged — /ˈkæt rɪgd/ (say kat rigd) adjective Nautical rigged with a single (main) sail and with no headsail …   Australian English dictionary

  • cat rig — noun Date: 1867 a rig consisting of a single mast far forward carrying a single large sail extended by a boom • cat rigged adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cat schooner — noun : a cat rigged 2 masted boat formerly used for inshore fishing …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cat-ketch — A cat ketch is a sailboat that is rigged as both a catboat and a ketch. Specifically, there is larger mast stepped at the very bow, and a smaller mast further aft. This rig was found on sharpies.External Links:… …   Wikipedia

  • cat sloop — noun : a catboat on which a bowsprit may be rigged in order to carry a jib …   Useful english dictionary

  • Beetle Cat — A Beetle Cat is a 12 4 catboat first built in 1920 in New Bedford, Massachusetts by members of the Beetle family. Over 4,000 have been built. Beetle, Inc., now in Wareham, Massachusetts, is the sole builder of Beetle Cat boats. Famous owners… …   Wikipedia

  • Hobie cat — A Hobie Cat is a small catamaran (or two hulled) sailboat manufactured by the Hobie Cat Company of Oceanside, California, USA. Begun as a manufacturer of surf boards in the late 1950s, Hobie (named after Hobie Alter, the company s founder) began… …   Wikipedia

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