lifeboatman

[ lahyf-boht-muh n ]
/ ˈlaɪfˌboʊt mən /

noun, plural life·boat·men.

a sailor qualified to take charge of a lifeboat or life raft.

Origin of lifeboatman

First recorded in 1855–60; lifeboat + -man
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