aft·​most | \ ˈaft-ˌmōst How to pronounce aftmost (audio) \

Definition of aftmost

: closest to the rear of a ship, aircraft, etc. : furthest aft He looked around the big French ship's aftmost deck and saw that the deck was almost deserted, save the dead and wounded.— Ted Bell, Nick of Time, 2000

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First Known Use of aftmost

1705, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aftmost

aft entry 2 + -most

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“Aftmost.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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