Meaning backwind
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backwind


Is the way of backing something like weather sort of
anonymous - 20 February 2020

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backwind


When a forward sail blocks the wind from an after sail; as in: The jib is producing a backwind affecting the main.
Source: schoolofsailing.net

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backwind


Wind that is deflected from it's normal course by the sails
Source: caribbean-pirates.com

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backwind


Wind that is deflected from it's normal course by the sails
Source: marinewaypoints.com

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backwind


(nautical) To deflect air into the back of a sail or of a vessel
Source: en.wiktionary.org

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backwind


the wind which is deflected from a sail ahead onto the sail abaft it
Source: dutchportguide.com


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