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main-topsail

[meyn-top-seyl; Nautical meyn-top-suh l] /ˌmeɪnˈtɒpˌseɪl; Nautical ˌmeɪnˈtɒp səl/
noun, Nautical
1.
a topsail set on the mainmast.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20
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