mizzen


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third mast from the bow in a vessel having three or more masts

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fore-and-aft sail set on the mizzenmast

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Leaning on his elbow in the mizzen rigging and so still that the helmsman over there at the other end of the poop might have (and he probably did) suspect him of being criminally asleep on duty, he tried to "get hold of that thing" by some side which would fit in with his simple notions of psychology.
The Mizzen Mast colt was wellbacked before his debut at Newbury and fully justified that confidence when comfortably dismissing Merlin Magic by a head in a decent contest.
The Mizzen Mast colt was well-backed before his debut at Newbury and fully justified that confidence when comfortably dismissing Merlin Magic by a head in a decent contest.
The son of Mizzen Mast showed signs of inexperience before getting up on the line for head margin at Newbury days ago and will improve for that.
The licences awarded are located in an area nearby to Statoil s previous discoveries in the Flemish Pass Basin the Mizzen discovery was made in 2009, and Harpoon and Bay du Nord were both discovered in 2013.
Tarangini is a three-masted barque, square rigged on the fore and main masts and fore-and-aft rigged on the mizzen mast.
Heading into the wind the main was set with a precautionary reef, and a small sail on the mizzen.
When the ship arrived at President Roads, a body of water of Boston Harbor, the crew then set three sails from Constitution's main, mizzen and fore masts, and at 12:25 p.
Flotilla initiated a double for Mizzen Mast when storming to victory in the Juvenile Fillies Turf and Mizdirection completed it with a last-gasp score in the Turf Sprint.
Statoil also said it found 100 million to 200 million barrels of recoverable oil equivalent in the Mizzen prospect off Canada's East Coast.
AFTER 24 years' experience with Hilton, including more than eight years at the Hilton Cardiff, executive chef Michael Mizzen has been promoted to culinary operations manager for Europe.
Madeleine Mizzen, owner of City Prom on Newport Road, Cardiff, opened her shop two years ago to tap into the burgeoning prom market of traditional prom dresses for 15 to Turn to pages 4&5
The new licences provide further growth opportunities near Statoil's Mizzen discovery in the Flemish Pass Basin and near existing infrastructure in the Jeanne d'Arc Basin, Tim Dodson, senior vice president of Statoil's global exploration unit, said.
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.
The 5-year-old son of Mizzen Mast, owned by Frank Stronach, has won six times in 20 starts, earning $60,000 for the victory and pushing his career total to $922,822.