fore top sails

fore-topsail

[fohr-top-seyl, fawr-; Nautical fohr-top-suhl, fawr-]
noun
a topsail set on a foremast on a ship.

Origin:
1575–85

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fore-topsail (fɔːˈtɒpˌseɪl, (nautical) fɔːˈtɒpsəl)
 
n
nautical a sail set on a fore-topmast

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