the master of a seagoing vessel.
the master of a ship, usually a merchant ship
noun 1. a striking change, as in appearance, often for the better. 2. any major transformation or alteration. 3. a transformation brought about by the sea. noun 1. a seemingly magical change, as brought about by the action of the sea
noun, Nautical. 1. a fitting in a hull below the water line, for admitting or discharging water. 2. a chest for the personal belongings of a sailor. noun 1. a usually large firm chest used by a sailor for storing personal property
noun 1. the land immediately adjacent to the sea. noun 1. land bordering on the sea; a coast
noun, Nautical. 1. a valve in the hull of a vessel for admitting outside water into some part of the hull, as a ballast tank. noun 1. (nautical) a valve in the hull of a vessel below the water line for admitting sea water or for pumping out bilge water