• Definition for "before the mast"
    • Having living quarters in forecastle
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before the mast definition

  • adjective:
    • Having living quarters in forecastle
    • Describing seamen without officers
  • preposition:
    • as a standard sailor, -- due to the fact sailors live-in the forecastle, forward associated with foremast.
  • noun:
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