a representative of a shipping line who boards its incoming passenger ships to give passengers information and advice.
noun, Navy. 1. any of various flat-bottomed vessels designed to move troops and equipment close to shore. noun 1. (military) any small vessel designed for the landing of troops and equipment on beaches
- Landing light
noun airport lights that outline the runways for night landings
noun, Angling. 1. a small, bag-shaped net with a handle at the mouth, for scooping a hooked fish out of the water and bringing it to shore or into a boat. noun 1. (angling) a loose long-handled net on a triangular frame for lifting hooked fish from the water
noun 1. a component of a ship’s company detached for special duty ashore.