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bluejacket

[bloo-jak-it] /ˈbluˌdʒæk ɪt/
noun
1.
a sailor, especially in the U.S. or British navies.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; blue + jacket
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British Dictionary definitions for blue-jacket

bluejacket

/ˈbluːˌdʒækɪt/
noun
1.
a sailor in the Navy
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