mast

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truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind air-sleeve , air sock , drogue , sock , wind cone , wind sleeve , wind sock , windsock
sailboat with a single mast set far forward catboat
sail on mast of square-rigged ship, lowest course
mast lookout crow's nest
mast's lookout crow's nest
platform for a lookout at or near the top of a mast crow's nest
sailing vessel with a single mast set further back than the mast of a sloop cutter
railing surrounding the mast of a sailing vessel fife rail
mast type fore , jigger , jury , lower , main , mizzen , top , topgallant
mast nearest the bow in vessels with two or more masts foremast
adjustable stay from the foremast to the deck or bowsprit; controls the bending of the mast forestay
spar rising aft from a mast to support the head of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail gaff
position some distance below the top of the mast to which a flag is lowered in mourning or to signal distress half-mast
lower end of a ship's mast heel
mast's lower end heel
any small mast on a sailing vessel; especially the mizzenmast of a yawl jigger , jiggermast
temporary mast to replace one that has broken off jury mast
hole in a platform on a mast through which a sailor can climb without going out on the shrouds lubber's hole
(nautical) the forward edge of a fore-and-aft sail that is next to the mast luff
sail with four corners that is hoisted from a yard that is oblique to the mast lug , lugsail
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