inhaul definition

  • noun:
    • A rope accustomed haul in the clew of a sail, or a jib increase
    • A rope regularly draw in the jib boom, or traveling jib boom.
    • A line for taking a spar inboard: placed on the brails of a spanker, in difference from the outhaul, which develops the sail by hauling your head out to the gaff-end.

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