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- verb Simple past tense and past participle of
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In theory, "any old unmasted hulk, unfit to send to sea, would answer to keep pressed men in."
On that voyage, he helped the ships that were unmasted and unrigged, both going and coming.
The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 — Volume 22 of 55 1625-29 Explorations by early navigators, descriptions of the islands and their peoples, their history and records of the catholic missions, as related in contemporaneous books and manuscripts, showing the political, economic, commercial and religious conditions of those islands from their earliest relations with European nations to the close of the nineteenth century. Edward Gaylord Bourne 1884