boatswain's pipe


noun

a high-pitched whistle used by a boatswain for giving signals.

Nearby words

  1. boatsman,
  2. boatsmanship,
  3. boatswain,
  4. boatswain bird,
  5. boatswain's chair,
  6. boatwright,
  7. boatyard,
  8. boaz,
  9. bob,
  10. bob skate

Also called boatswain's call.

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