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coast pilot

Also called pilot. a manual published by a government for mariners, containing descriptions of coastal waters, harbor facilities, etc., for a specific area.
a pilot of coasting vessels. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • We found the harbor very small, with rocks not shown in chart or coast pilot, and had barely room to come to without going ashore.

    Bowdoin Boys in Labrador Jonathan Prince Cilley, Jr.
  • I hastened down to the pilot-house to consult the coast pilot.

    Up the River Oliver Optic
  • This was as laid down in the coast pilot (derretero) of Cabrera Bueno, but where was the famous port of Monterey?

    The March of Portol Zoeth S. Eldredge and E. J. Molera

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