Share this entry
fore-topgallant mast Line breaks: fore-top¦gallant mast

Definition of fore-topgallant mast in English:


The third section of a sailing ship’s foremast, above the foretopmast.
Example sentences
  • The Tops, Trestletrees, Crosstrees, Caps, &c. for the Fore-mast, fore-topmast, fore-topgallant-mast, &c. are the same size as the main-caps, trestletrees, crosstrees, &c.
Definition of fore-topgallant mast in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources