fore-topmast

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fore-topmast

(fɔːˈtɒpˌmɑːst; nautical fɔːˈtɒpməst)
n
(Nautical Terms) nautical a mast stepped above a foremast

fore-top•mast

(ˌfɔrˈtɒpˌmæst, -ˌmɑst, ˌfoʊr-; Naut. -məst)

n.
mast serving as the topmast of a foremast.
[1620–30]
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Noun1.fore-topmast - the topmast next above the foremast
topmast - the mast next above a lower mast and topmost in a fore-and-aft rig