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Origin of mizzen
Words nearby mizzen
Example sentences from the Web for mizen
They were all three-masted schooners, the main and mizen masts set close together, and with very heavy, square hulls.Northern Travel|Bayard Taylor
The mainsail and mizen are already close reefed, they are got ready for instant hoisting.Storm Warriors|John Gilmore
This crash proved to be the fall of the mizen and top-gallant masts.
I recollected the fire cask in the mizen chains, which we desired a man to push overboard.Fifty-two Stories of the British Navy, from Damme to Trafalgar.|Alfred H. Miles
The ship's colours flew up to the fore, and the Union Jack to the mizen peak.Hard Cash|Charles Reade