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[too-mas-ter, -mah-ster]
noun Nautical.
  1. a vessel rigged with two masts.
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Origin of two-master

1895–1900; two mast(s) + -er1
Related formstwo-mast·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for two-master

Historical Examples

  • She lay flat on her side, a two-master, her sails flapping and floating on the waves.

    Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 15


  • The lookout would come in to the station and say, Theres a two-master going to pieces on the bar.

    Four Afloat

    Ralph Henry Barbour