aftermast

noun
af·​ter·​mast | \ ˈaf-tər-ˌmast \

Definition of aftermast

: the mast nearest the stern

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First Known Use of aftermast

1799, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aftermast

after- + mast entry 1

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“Aftermast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aftermast. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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