futtock shroud

noun

Definition of futtock shroud

: a short iron rod connecting the topmast rigging with the lower mast

First Known Use of futtock shroud

1817, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of futtock shroud was in 1817

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“Futtock shroud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/futtock%20shroud. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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