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mizzenmast

, mizenmast Nautical
1. (on a yawl, ketch, or dandy) the after mast
2. (on a vessel with three or more masts) the third mast from the bow

mizzenmast

[′miz·ən‚mast]
(naval architecture)
The third mast or the mast aft of the mainmast in a sailing ship.
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Pedigree: B Filly 2014, by Into Mischief -- Bizzee Mizzee by Mizzen Mast.
It affirmed the GBP189 million senior notes issued by MML's wholly-owned subsidiary, Mizzen Bondco Limited (MBL), at long-term 'B-' rating with a Recovery Rating 'RR6'.
Her construction gave a long smooth line under the water with the keel and rudder set right under the mizzen mast which allowed her to cope well with the short channel sea.
In his new role Mr Mizzen will be responsible for menu design and the recruitment and development of chef talent, which includes apprenticeship and mentoring programmes.
The SDL is an extension of Statoil's Mizzen licence.
The carnage on the decks of both ships is terrific, but the superior marksmanship of the American Sailors and Marines in the main and mizzen tops sweep the upper decks of Serapis.
"A hackneyed historical novel filled with bosomy maidens and blustery old navy dialogue ('Mizzen top blown!') is not what Crichton should be remembered for.
<p style="padding-left: 60px;"><em>Weigh anchor and hoist the mizzen!</em> - pull up the anchor and the sail and let's get going
We make our way back through unruffled seas at 4 knots under mainsail, mizzen and spinnaker, the boy, at first fascinated by the boat's GPS navigation system then taking the wheel until he discovers the Internet on the steering house computer.
A company subsidiary, StatoilHydro Canada, has reported that hydrocarbons are encountered while drilling the deepwater Mizzen prospect (EL 1049), located around 500km east-northeast of St John's, Newfoundland.
But think of parents like Margaret and Barry Mizzen, Sally and Colin Knox and John and Sylvia Lancaster who have lost their children at the hands of the teen thugs of Broken Britain.