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TABLING to TAIL

TAIL-BLOCK to TENDING

TENON to TIDE

TIER to TOGGEL

TOMPION to TOPPING

TOPPING-LIFT to TRACT-SCOUT

TRACTING to TREE-NAILS

TRESTLE-TREES to TRIP
TRESTLE-TREES
TRIM
TRIM of the masts
TRIM of a ships hold
TRIM the boat
Sailing TRIM
Sharp-TRIMMED
TRIMONEER
TRIP

TRIPPING to TRYING

TUCK to TYE


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TRESTLE-TREES to TRIP

TRESTLE-TREES

TRESTLE-TREES, (tesseaux, Fr.) two strong bars of timber fixed horizontally on the opposite sides of the lower mast-head, to support the frame of the top, and the weight of the top-mast. See MAST and TOP.


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