maintop

noun
main·​top | \ ˈmān-ˌtäp How to pronounce maintop (audio) \

Definition of maintop

: a platform about the head of the mainmast of a square-rigged ship

First Known Use of maintop

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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maintop

noun
main·​top | \ ˈmān-ˌtäp How to pronounce maintop (audio) \

Kids Definition of maintop

: a platform around the head of a mainmast

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