noun ar·te·mon \ˈärtəˌmän\

Definition of artemon



  1. 1 :  a mast in ancient sailing ships forward of the foremast and raking forward

  2. 2 :  the sail set on an artemon

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Origin and Etymology of artemon

Late Latin, foresail, from Greek artemōn

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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