cant spar

noun

: a small pole suitable for a small mast, yard, or boom

Word History

Etymology

probably from cant "frame joined obliquely to the keel"

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“Cant spar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cant%20spar. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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