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afterguard

[af-ter-gahrd, ahf-] /ˈæf tərˌgɑrd, ˈɑf-/
noun, Nautical Slang.
1.
the owner of a yacht or his guests.
2.
the officers quartered in the stern of a vessel.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; after + guard
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afterguard

/ˈɑːftəˌɡɑːd/
noun (sailing)
1.
a sailor or group of sailors stationed on the poop to attend to the aft sails
2.
the members of the crew responsible for strategic decisions about the sailing and navigation of a boat
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