gen•o•aPronunciation: ( jen'ō-u), [key]
—n. (sometimes cap.) Naut.
a large jib for cruising and racing yachts, overlapping the mainsail. Also called gen'oa jib', Gen'oa jib', reaching jib.
Gen•o•aPronunciation: ( jen'ō-u), [key]
a seaport in NW Italy, S of Milan. 798,892. Italian, Genova.
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