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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The short after mast from which the jigger sail is set on a ketch or yawl.
  • n. The fourth mast aft on a ship having five or more masts.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The small mast set at the stern of a yawl-rigged boat.

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