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I’m straining to see ahead and make sure I don’t hit a ship’s mast.
TAKING TO THE SKIES IN ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPÉRY’S ‘WIND, SAND AND STARS’MARY WINSTON NICKLINAPRIL 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Its square base contains weights so it doesn’t tip over when lifting heavy boxes, and it “sees” its surroundings using cameras and sensors mounted on a mast that’s separate from its lifting arm.
BOSTON DYNAMICS’ NEW WAREHOUSE ROBOT, STRETCH, MOVES 800 BOXES AN HOURVANESSA BATES RAMIREZMARCH 31, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
There is no rear propellor in the traditional sense, and it has no need of a sail, which is the rectangular chimney-like structure that sits atop every submarine, because the direct-view periscope has been replaced by camera-equipped optronic masts.
ELECTRIC PROPULSION MAKES THIS FRENCH SUBMARINE CONCEPT EXTRA SNEAKYCHRISTINA MACKENZIENOVEMBER 30, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
As a ship sails away from harbor, noted Sacrobosco, a lookout at the top of the mast will still be able to see land long after the sailors on deck have lost sight of it.
THE IDEA OF THE 'DARK AGES' IS A MYTH. HERE'S WHY MEDIEVAL SCIENTIFIC PROGRESS STILL MATTERSSEB FALKNOVEMBER 17, 2020TIME
This has led some people to set telecom masts on fire—there were at least 140 arson attacks in the first half of the year—and to threaten the engineers who deploy 5G infrastructure.
ANTI-5G SABOTEURS RAISE ALARM ACROSS EUROPEDAVID MEYEROCTOBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
The schooner was typically defined as a relatively small marine vessel with two or more masts – with fore and aft sails on both these masts.
KNOW YOUR HISTORICAL WARSHIPS: FROM 7TH CENTURY BC – 17TH CENTURY ADDATTATREYA MANDALAPRIL 4, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
"This organized conspiracy on your part," the capstan gurgled, taking his cue from the mast.
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Here and there, but far away, a mast or sail rose above the level surface of the marsh.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
I also put entirely new spars into her, and there stands her old mast.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
The man was raving mad, and the captain was obliged to have him bound hand and foot, and chained to the mast.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MAST

  • bar
  • bat
  • baton
  • billet
  • birch
  • bludgeon
  • board
  • branch
  • cane
  • club
  • cudgel
  • drumstick
  • ferrule
  • ingot
  • mast
  • rod
  • rule
  • ruler
  • shoot
  • slab
  • slat
  • staff
  • stake
  • stalk
  • stave
  • stem
  • strip
  • switch
  • timber
  • twig
  • wand
  • wedge
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