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Definition of the noun able-bodied seaman
What does able-bodied seaman mean as a name of something?
- a seaman in the merchant marine; trained in special skills
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by Alireza Bahadori, Chikezie Nwaoha, Malcolm William Clark
AB: See Able-bodied seaman. Abandon: (1) The proper plugging and abandoning of a well in compliance with all applicable regulations and the cleaning up of the wellsite to the satisfaction of any governmental body having jurisdiction with ...
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
ABLE-BODIED SEAMAN, one who thoroughly understands the duties of a seaman, and is able to perform them efficiently; con$racted A.B. ORDINARY SEAMAN, one less competent than an able seaman. SEA'MANSHIP, n. -ship, knowledge ...
by Robert McKenna
AB, see able-bodied seaman. Abandon Ship!, 1957 seagoing "survival of the fittest" saga that portrays the sinking of a luxury liner during World War II. The motion picture, based on a true story, starred Tyrone Power, Stephen Boyd, and Lloyd ...
by C. Reid Nichols, Robert G. Williams
Obtaining an able-bodied seaman license usually involves written tests, proof of certain training courses, and at-sea experiences. Some able-bodied seamen are graduates from an accredited maritime academy or training facility. They are the ...
Bottle-sucker — An able-bodied seaman. * (ISSBft A. B. S.). Bough— The gallows. iKWIg.
by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
An able-bodied seaman is one not only sound in wind and limb, but skilled in seamanship, andwillingto serve. Such a man is termed an A.B. Aboard.
The Dictionary of Every-Day Difficulties in Reading, Writing, and Speaking the English Language; Or Hard Words Made Easy, Etc (1862)
by Edward SHELTON (Miscellaneous Writer.)
An able-bodied seaman is one who is able not only to work, but also one who is well skilled in seamanship; in maritime language, such a man is commonly termed an A. B. Ablegation, ablee-gayshun (Latin, ab, from; lejo, to send). A sending ...
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Able-bodied seaman Meaning
Video shows what able-bodied seaman means. A seaman, especially one in the merchant navy, who has been trained or certified in all routine duties; a member ...
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