Seamed Seamless

Seamen

Meanings and phrases

merchant seamen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These figures do not include 1,200 killed while on duty with the Home Guard, or 32,000 civilian merchant seamen lost at sea.
  • The men in the lifeboat at the start of the film were mainly local merchant seamen, many of whom had already been torpedoed.
  • In his twenty years of service between San Francisco and Point Barrow, he acted as: judge, doctor, and policeman to Alaskan natives, merchant seamen and whaling crews.
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