noun, U.S. Navy and Coast Guard.
a noncommissioned enlisted person ranking above seaman recruit and below seaman.
adjective 1. like or befitting a seaman; showing good seamanship.
noun, U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. 1. a noncommissioned enlisted person of the lowest rank. Abbreviation: SR.
noun 1. knowledge and skill pertaining to the operation, navigation, management, safety, and maintenance of a ship. noun 1. skill in and knowledge of the work of navigating, maintaining, and operating a vessel
noun 1. a conspicuous object on land, visible from the sea, serving to guide or warn mariners, as a beacon. noun 1. (nautical) an aid to navigation, such as a conspicuous object on a shore used as a guide