mainmast

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noun main·mast \ˈmān-ˌmast, -məst\

Definition of mainmast

  1. :  a sailing ship's principal mast

15th Century

First Known Use of mainmast

15th century


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mainmast

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noun main·mast \ˈmān-ˌmast, -məst\

Definition of mainmast for Students

  1. :  the principal mast of a sailing ship


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