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master mariner

noun
1.
master (def 11).
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  • Even a long stare at the master-mariner on the wall gave me no help.

    Memoirs of a Midget Walter de la Mare
  • Seeing how the master-mariner honours the magnetic needle, every thoughtful passenger will probably consult it in like manner.

  • Bessie heard afterward that the master-mariner was dead, and the place in her heart that he had held was now her husband's.

  • One was a strong big fellow with a bronzed face, who had been a master-mariner.

    The Great Gold Rush W. H. P. (William Henry Pope) Jarvis
  • Think of Columbus, Drake, Magellan—the story of every master-mariner has in it food for your necessary egotism.

    The Young Man and the World Albert J. Beveridge

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