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topping lift

noun, Nautical
1.
a line for raising and supporting a spar, as a yard or boom.
Also called lift.
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45
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topping lift

noun
1.
(nautical) a line or cable for raising the end of a boom that is away from the mast
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