from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Nearest the stern; farthest aft.
- adjective Nearest the end or rear; hindmost or last.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Hindmost; nautical, nearest the stern: opposed to foremost.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Hindmost; -- opposed to
- adjective (Naut.) Nearest the stern; most aft.
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- adjective nautical Nearest the
sternof a vessel; hindmost.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective located closest to the stern or tail
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The aftermost affair that best car owners charge is the added bulk of replacing beat out parts.
As a aftermost resort you can consistently analysis out car allotment banker magazines.
And so they followed into a small dining-room in the aftermost house.
Thus, the mizzentop is that platform on the aftermost mast, or “mizzenmast.”
GLOSSARY bark (also “barque”): a three-masted sailing vessel with the aftermost mast (mizzenmast) rigged fore-and-aft like a schooner, and the fore and main masts square-rigged.
In the ruins of the aftermost cabin he had found a considerable sum of money, quite enough to provide for himself and companions without applying to anyone for help.
Then, at 9: 45 a.m., a 13. 5-inch armor-piercing shell from Lion struck the after deck of Seydlitz and pierced the armor of the aftermost turret.
Sancho was seated on the captain's stage, close to the aftermost rower on the right – hand side.
The lady hole was the aftermost corner of the Pucelle's hold, a triangular space made where the hull supported the rudder.
By leaving the aftermost sail half hoisted he turned the ship into a giant weather vane.