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To take a reef in

to reduce the size of (a sail) by folding or rolling up a reef, and lashing it to the spar.
- Totten.

See also: Reef

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To surge the capstan
To suspend payment
To swear by
To swear off
To swear the peace against one
To sweat coin
To sweep a mold
To sweep the deck
To swing a door
To swing round the circle
To tail in
To take (an act, thing) amiss
To take a departure
to take a flight{9}
To take a horn
To take a name in vain
-- To take a reef in --
To take a shoot
To take acquaintance of
To take advantage of
To take advice
To take after
To take aim
To take air
To take along
To take an observation
To take arms
To take away
To take bearings
To take breath
To take care
To take care of
To take check
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