\bˈə͡ʊtswe͡ɪn], \bˈəʊtsweɪn], \b_ˈəʊ_t_s_w_eɪ_n]\
Definitions of BOATSWAIN
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- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
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- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
A petty officer on board ship who looks after the boats, rigging, etc., and calls the seamen to duty.
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
An officer on board of ships, who has charge of the boats, sails, rigging, &c., and calls the men to their duty.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Anglo-Saxon] An officer who has charge of a ship's boats, sails, &c., and who summons the men to their duties with his whistle.
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