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fore-and-after

fore–and–after

noun fore–and–aft·er \-ˈnaf-tər\

Definition of FORE-AND-AFTER

:  a ship with a fore-and-aft rig; especially :  schooner

First Known Use of FORE-AND-AFTER

1823

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