[lawng-shawr-woo m-uh n, -shohr-, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈʃɔrˌwʊm ən, -ˈʃoʊr-, ˈlɒŋ-/
noun, plural longshorewomen.
a woman employed on the wharves of a port, as in loading and unloading vessels.
[lawng-shawr-ing, -shohr-, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌʃɔr ɪŋ, -ˌʃoʊr-, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun 1. the work or occupation of a .
[lawng-sahy-tid, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈsaɪ tɪd, ˈlɒŋ-/ adjective 1. farsighted; hypermetropic. 2. having great foresight; foreseeing remote results. adjective 1. related to or suffering from hyperopia 2. able to see distant objects in focus 3. having foresight
[lawng-slee-ver, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈsli vər, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun, Australian. 1. about 3/4 pint (0.35 liter) of beer. 2. any tall glass.
noun 1. a splice for forming a united rope narrow enough to pass through a block, made by unlaying the ends of two ropes for a considerable distance, overlapping the strands so as to make pairs of one strand from each rope, unlaying one of each pair, twisting the other strand into its place in […]