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Nautical Terms

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YYY    YANKEE     YYY

YACHT A boat over 65 feet in length
YARD Spar from which a square sail is hung
YARDARM The outer end of a yard
YARN A tall tale sea story
YAW To move from side to side
YAWL  A two masted boat with a smaller mast stepped abaft of the helm 

ZZZ    ZULU     ZZZ
ZEPHYR A gentle breeze; the slightest movement of air
ZINC Sacrificial anodes attached to the underwater section of the sahft to prevent electrolysis of metals aboard the boat from currents inherent to salt water
 
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