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What do battens do on a sail?

Battens help give the sail it's shape. By adding these 'spars' to the sail they control how the sail deforms under loading, resulting in a sail shaped more like a wing and less like a parachute. Battens also allow for… Full Answer

What rhymes with happened?

Only lappin' (how a dog drinks) and nappin' would rhyme exactly with happen. Words that almost rhyme: aliened awakened battened bedizened betokened blackened brazened brightened broadened burdened careened case-hardened chastened cheapened chickened christened coarsened contravened convened cozened dampened darkened deadened… Full Answer