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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foretop  \Fore"top`\,  n. 
  1.  The  hair  on  the  forepart  of  the  head;  esp.,  a  tuft  or  lock 
  of  hair  which  hangs  over  the  forehead,  as  of  a  horse. 
 
  2.  That  part  of  a  headdress  that  is  in  front;  the  top  of  a 
  periwig. 
 
  3.  (Naut.)  The  platform  at  the  head  of  the  foremast. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  foretop 
  n  1:  a  platform  at  the  head  of  a  foremast 
  2:  a  lock  of  a  horse's  mane  that  grows  forward  between  the  ears 
  [syn:  {forelock}] 




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