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brig1 British & World English

A two-masted square-rigged ship, typically having an additional lower fore-and-aft sail on the gaff and a boom to the mainmast

brigadier New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

rank of army officer above colonel

hermaphrodite brig British & World English

A two-masted sailing ship with a square-rigged foremast and, on the mainmast, a square topsail above a fore-and-aft gaff mainsail