marine engineer

noun
a naval officer responsible for the operation and maintenance of the ship's engines
Syn: ↑naval engineer
Hypernyms: ↑engineer, ↑applied scientist, ↑technologist

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noun
1. : an officer charged with maintenance and operation of a ship's engines and boilers
2. : a specialist in marine engineering

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an officer who operates, maintains, and repairs the machinery of a ship.
[1930-35]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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