vē‘ao

vē‘ao, n. Jib sail.

‘Utia te vē‘ao nā mua, kā ‘uti ei i te kie ma‘ata.
Hoist the jib and then the mainsail;

Ko te poti vē‘ao tūkē ‘ua ake rāi tēnā.
That boat has a very different type of jib.

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