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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Third mast from the bow in a vessel having three or more masts.

Usage examples (31)
  • Around the mizzenmast is the after-saloon, with eight cabins leading out of it.
  • From foremast and mizzenmast came two successive hails.
  • The French Neptune was slowed by her trailing mizzenmast.
  • It fell quickly, and as it fell it bore down the mizzenmast. for more
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