port engineer


noun
  1. a person who is responsible for the maintenance and repair of the machinery of the vessels of a shipping line and for the supervision of its engineering personnel.

  • Also called superintendent engineer.

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How to use port engineer in a sentence

  • Their port engineer didn't agree with Reardon as to what was wrong with her, so he left.

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  • And Terry Reardon, our new port engineer, will accompany me also.

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