Definitions for able seaman

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. able seaman, able-bodied seaman(noun)

    a seaman in the merchant marine; trained in special skills


  1. able seaman(Noun)

    Synonym of able-bodied seaman.

  2. able seaman(Noun)

    A naval military rank.


  1. Able Seaman

    An able seaman is an unlicensed member of the deck department of a merchant ship. An AB may work as a watchstander, a day worker, or a combination of these roles.

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