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1. short for foremast
2. fore and aft located at or directed towards both ends of a vessel
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
The front part of a ship.
In the direction of or toward the bow.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.