[meyn-mast, -mahst; Nautical meyn-muh st] /ˈmeɪnˌmæst, -ˌmɑst; Nautical ˈmeɪn məst/
the second from forward in any ship having two or more , except for a yawl, ketch, or dandy.
the larger forward of a yawl, ketch, or dandy.
the sole of any of various ships, as sloops or cutters.
(nautical) the chief mast of a sailing vessel with two or more masts, being the foremast of a yawl, ketch, or dandy and the second mast from the bow of most others
16c., from main (adj.) + mast (n.1).
- Main menu
noun the main screen offering the top level of basic choices for software or a system
[mey-ner] /ˈmeɪ nər/ noun, Old English Law. 1. a stolen article found on the person of or near the thief: to be taken with the mainour.
- Main plane
- Main queen