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alongships

[uh-lawng-ships, uh-long-] /əˈlɔŋˈʃɪps, əˈlɒŋ-/
adjective, adverb, Nautical
1.
in the fore-and-aft line of a vessel.
Origin of alongships
1680-1690
1680-90; along + ship1 + 's1
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