Definitions for "Mast"
Keywords:  spar, sail, derrick, rigging, pole
A pole, or long, strong, round piece of timber, or spar, set upright in a boat or vessel, to sustain the sails, yards, rigging, etc. A mast may also consist of several pieces of timber united by iron bands, or of a hollow pillar of iron or steel.
The vertical post of a derrick or crane.
A spar or strut to which tie wires or guys are attached for stiffening purposes.
The fruit of the oak and beech, or other forest trees; nuts; acorns.
The fruit of oak, hickory, beech, and similar trees, and the seeds of pines. Mast is a principal food for many species of wildlife.
Fruits, berries and nuts produced by vegetation and consumed by wildlife for food. Hard mast is the fruit or nuts of species such as oaks, beech, walnuts and hickories and serves as a fall and winter food. Soft mast is the fruit and berries of species such as dogwood, huckleberry, grape, raspberry and blackberry, and serves as a spring and summer food.
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In naval tradition, a Mast is a non-judicial disciplinary hearing in which a commanding officer studies and disposes of cases of those in his or her command. In most cases it is referred to as a Captain's Mast. If an admiral is overseeing the mast, it is then referred to as an Admiral's Mast or a Flag Mast.
ilitary nti hock rousers. Inflatable pant-like garment used most frequently in severe trauma cases to control bleeding. It combats shock by increasing blood flow to the vital organs. Interestingly, the effects of MAST application are well known, but the actual mechanism that causes these results is not fully understood by the medical profession. The more current term is PASG or neumatic nti hock arment. Another, older definition of MAST is ilitary ssistance to afety and raffic. It involves military helicopters that are used for long-distance medical transport.
Military Assistance to Safety in Traffic
Michigan Alcohol Screening Test. A 10-15 minute, 24 item (Yes/No) test; self or counselor administrated resulting in one of three categories: no drinking problem, possible problem, alcoholism.
Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test
A mast (pronounced "must") is a person who is God-intoxicated or overcome with love for God with concomitant external disorientation, according to Sufi philosophy. The word originates from the Sufi phrase "Mast-Allah" meaning "intoxicated with God."
Multi-mission Archive at Space Telescope
Multimission Archive at STScI
Keywords:  yogurt
yogurt.
Keywords:  towrope, post, cargo, gear, boat
a post that has no cargo-handling gear
A hollow square extendable post towards the front of the boat's hold used for attaching a towrope.
A religious service performed at the waterfront.
Keywords:  bmd, tumor, column, genetic, research
Mastocytoma (mast cell tumors): A tumor type which is known to be genetic in the BMD. Tumor types which are in the research data base will not appear in the tumor column.
Keywords:  slim, guy, wires, series, held
a slim structure held in place by a series of guy wires
Keywords:  conduit, meter, drop, heavy, wires
Heavy conduit, through which incoming electrical supply wires pass, which runs from the service drop to the meter.