a member of the construction battalions of the U.S. Navy, established in December, 1941, to build landing facilities, airfields, etc., in combat areas.
Also, See-Bee. a large, ocean-going, barge-carrying vessel equipped with a heavy-duty elevator situated at the stern to facilitate the loading and unloading of barges.
a member of the US Navy’s Construction Battalions established to build airstrips
- Sea beet
noun 1. the wild form of Beta vulgaris See beet
noun 1. a bird frequenting the sea or coast.
noun 1. ship biscuit; hardtack. noun 1. another term for hardtack
noun 1. a prostrate annual plant of the goosefoot family, Suaeda maritima, of salt marshes, having fleshy alternate leaves and small green flowers