Translation of rigging in Spanish:

rigging

Pronunciation: /ˈrɪgɪŋ/

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  • 1 [Naut] jarcia(s) (f(pl)) standing/running rigging jarcia(s) fija(s) or muerta(s)/de labor
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    • Most spectacular were the bone models of men-at-war ships whose rigging was made of human hair and sails of paper.
    • As we waited in the queue on the wharf, my first impression was of the tremendous amount of rope involved in supporting the rigging and in controlling the set of the sails.
    • We descended through the intact rigging on the main mast until we hit the main deck at about 25m.

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