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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The first known use of maintop was in the 15th century

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“Maintop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/maintop. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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maintop

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

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: a platform around the head of a mainmast

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