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seamannoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsiː.mən/ (plural -men uk   /-mən/ us   )
(Definition of seaman from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"seaman" in American English

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seamannoun [C]

 us   /ˈsi·mən/
a man who ​lives and ​worksmostly on ​ships at ​sea A seaman is also a ​sailor in the US ​CoastGuard or Navy who is not an ​officer.
(Definition of seaman from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seaman”
in Arabic بَحّار…
in Korean 뱃사람, 선원…
in Portuguese marinheiro…
in Catalan mariner…
in Japanese 船員, 船乗り…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海员, 水手, 水兵…
in Turkish denizci…
in Russian моряк…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海員, 水手, 水兵…
in Italian marinaio…
in Polish marynarz…
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