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Ketch
Two masts, with the mizzenmast being the shorter of the two. Mizzenmast is set forward of the rudder post. 3 or 4 sails. Good for a small crew.
Lashing
A rope used for securing any movable object in place.
Lateen
Rig with a triangular sail secured to a yard hoised to a low mast.
Lee
The side opposite that from which the wind blows; the opposite of weather.
Leech
Outside edge of a sail.
Lee Helm
The tendency of a boat to swing leeward unless held on course.
Leeward
Away from the wind; the direction to which the wind blows, down wind.