mizzenmast mizzenmast

Definition(s):

  • (n) third mast from the bow in a vessel having three or more masts; the after and shorter mast of a yawl, ketch, or dandy

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Usage(s):

  • In the subsequent melee, even the lovely Schiaffino is impaled on a lance the size of a mizzenmast.
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