main-top·​mast mān-ˈtäp-ˌmast How to pronounce main-topmast (audio)
: a mast next above the mainmast

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of main-topmast was in the 15th century

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“Main-topmast.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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