futtock staff

noun

Definition of futtock staff

: a short wooden or iron bar covered with leather or canvas and seized across the topmast rigging above the top

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“Futtock staff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/futtock%20staff. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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