All hands obeyed, and at once the eight or ten seamen who composed the crew, sprang to their respective stations at the spanker brails and outhaul, topsail sheets and halyards, the jib downhaul, and the topsail clewlines and buntlines.
port n. 港口, 商港
This is an excellent port being secure from every wind.
Burgundy n. 勃艮第(法国东南部地方的地名,该地产的红葡萄酒)
table wine from the Burgundy region of France or any Burgundy-type wine made elsewhere.
vice versa adv. 反之亦然
You don't cotton to me, and vice versa.
paralysis n.〈医〉麻痹, 瘫痪, 中风；能力的丧失, 无能
A temporary partial paralysis of habitually or excessively used muscles.
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