a protective covering of canvas or other material waterproofed with tar, paint, or wax.
a hat, especially a sailor’s, made of or covered with such material.
Rare. a sailor.
a heavy hard-wearing waterproof fabric made of canvas or similar material coated with tar, wax, or paint, for outdoor use as a protective covering against moisture
a sheet of this fabric
a hat of or covered with this fabric, esp a sailor’s hat
a rare word for seaman


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