Dismastment
Dismastment Dis*mast"ment, n. The act of dismasting; the state of being dismasted. [R.] --Marshall. [1913 Webster]

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  • dismastment — dis·mast·ment …   English syllables

  • dismastment — noun see dismast * * * dismastˈment noun • • • Main Entry: ↑dismast …   Useful english dictionary

  • dismast — dismastment, n. /dis mast , mahst /, v.t. to deprive (a ship) of masts; break off the masts of. [1740 50; DIS 1 + MAST1] * * * …   Universalium

  • dismast — /dɪsˈmast/ (say dis mahst) verb (t) to deprive of masts; break off the masts of. –dismastment, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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