seamanlike

[see-muhn-lahyk]
adjective
like or befitting a seaman; showing good seamanship.
Also, seamanly [see-muhn-lee] .


Origin:
1790–1800; seaman + -like

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seamanlike

adjective
characteristic of or befitting a seaman; indicating competent seamanship [ant: unseamanlike
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All such devices shall be kept in good and seamanlike condition and be so placed as to be readily accessible.
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