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maintop

[meyn-top] /ˈmeɪnˌtɒp/
noun, Nautical
1.
a platform at the head of the lower mainmast.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; main1 + top1
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  • It was cold up in the white cask up on the maintop that morning.
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maintop

/ˈmeɪnˌtɒp/
noun
1.
a top or platform at the head of the mainmast
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