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dockmaster

[dok-mas-ter, -mah-ster] /ˈdɒkˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər/
noun, Nautical
1.
a person who supervises the dry-docking of ships.
Origin of dockmaster
1730-1740
1730-40; dock1 + master
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