Brig

Definition of Brig

n.1.A bridge.
1.(Naut.) A two-masted, square-rigged vessel.
Hermaphrodite brig
a two-masted vessel square-rigged forward and schooner-rigged aft. See Illustration in Appendix.
1.(Nav.) On a United States man-of-war, the prison or place of confinement for offenders.

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