bosn

bo's'n

[boh-suhn]
noun
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boatswain, bosun or bo's'n (ˈbəʊsən)
 
n
a petty officer on a merchant ship or a warrant officer on a warship who is responsible for the maintenance of the ship and its equipment
 
[Old English bātswegen; see boat, swain]
 
bosun, bosun or bo's'n
 
n
 
[Old English bātswegen; see boat, swain]
 
bo's'n, bosun or bo's'n
 
n
 
[Old English bātswegen; see boat, swain]

bo's'n (ˈbəʊsən)
 
n
nautical a variant spelling of boatswain

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