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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A platform about the head of the chief mast on a ship.

Usage examples (31)
  • Tufnell had gone to the maintop with his own telescope.
  • The officer, maintop captain, and cook looked at one another.
  • The pennant hung motionless from the maintop-gallant - mast truck.
  • "Thinks his place is on the maintop, this one," he said, grinning. for more
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