able-bodied seawoman

able seaman, able-bodied seaman or able rating, also (fem) able seawoman or able-bodied seawoman noun
A seaman able to perform all the duties of seamanship and having a higher rating than the ordinary sailor (abbrev AB)
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Main Entry:able

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • able seawoman — able seaman, able bodied seaman or able rating, also (fem) able seawoman or able bodied seawoman noun A seaman able to perform all the duties of seamanship and having a higher rating than the ordinary sailor (abbrev AB) • • • Main Entry: ↑able …   Useful english dictionary

  • able rating — able seaman, able bodied seaman or able rating, also (fem) able seawoman or able bodied seawoman noun A seaman able to perform all the duties of seamanship and having a higher rating than the ordinary sailor (abbrev AB) • • • Main Entry: ↑able …   Useful english dictionary

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