main-topmast

noun
main-top·​mast | \ mān-ˈtäp-ˌmast How to pronounce main-topmast (audio) , -məst \

Definition of main-topmast

: a mast next above the mainmast

First Known Use of main-topmast

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Main-topmast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/main-topmast. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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