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Slamming the door or setting an alarm clock was a cardinal sin so wakeups were conducted by a junior sailor who gently coaxed you awake when it was time to stand watch.
HOW A NUCLEAR SUBMARINE OFFICER LEARNED TO LIVE IN TIGHT QUARTERS - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGSTEVE WEINERDECEMBER 30, 2020NAUTILUS
The 17-by-21-inch framed print from the San Francisco artist and co-owner of Lost Art Salon was inspired by stories of sailors using the sun, moon and stars to guide them.
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Before the invention of GPS technology, sailors crossing the globe relied on a combination of complex mechanical instruments and accurate timepieces.
HOW SEA TURTLES FIND THEIR WAY - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGJASON G. GOLDMANDECEMBER 16, 2020NAUTILUS
Fred Fourie, marine robotics engineerMilitary spending is a key driver for this technology, since monitoring the world’s oceans without having to carry sailors could be a game-changing proposition for the Navy.
ARE SAILING DRONES THE NEXT BIG MILITARY WEAPON?CHARU KASTURINOVEMBER 23, 2020OZY
Rum was served daily to the sailors as a long-standing tradition of the Navy.
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The Goblin stared about him in a dazed manner for a moment, and then said, "Sindbad the Sailor's house."
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
In reality he was annoyed at having old Monsieur Farival, who considered himself the better sailor of the two.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Sea-faring men seldom take snuff: a sailor with a snuff-box is as rarely to be met with as a sailor without a knife.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The solo voice of the Nubian sailor was lost in the chorus of voices which came floating over the Nile.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Marryat gives us in “Peter Simple” a vivid and convincing picture of the sailor going to Portsmouth to rejoin his ship.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
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WORDS RELATED TO SAILOR

  • beachcomber
  • cockswain
  • gob
  • jacky
  • mate
  • merman
  • middy
  • midshipman
  • navigator
  • pilot
  • sailor
  • salt
  • sea dog
  • seafarer
  • skipper
  • tar
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