[fohr-top-seyl, fawr-; Nautical fohr-top-suh l, fawr-] /ˌfoʊrˈtɒpˌseɪl, ˌfɔr-; Nautical ˌfoʊrˈtɒp səl, ˌfɔr-/

a topsail set on a foremast on a ship.
/fɔːˈtɒpˌseɪl; nautical fɔːˈtɒpsəl/
(nautical) a sail set on a fore-topmast


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