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landsman


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Landsman  \Lands"man\,  n.;  pl  {Landsmen}. 
  1.  One  who  lives  on  the  land;  --  opposed  to  {seaman}. 
 
  2.  (Naut.)  A  sailor  on  his  first  voyage. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  landsman 
  n  1:  a  person  who  lives  and  works  on  land  [syn:  {landlubber},  {landman}] 
  2:  an  inexperienced  sailor;  a  sailor  on  the  first  voyage  [syn: 
  {landlubber},  {lubber}] 




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