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seamanlike

[ see-muhn-lahyk ]
/ ˈsi mənˌlaɪk /
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adjective
like or befitting a seaman; showing good seamanship.
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Also sea·man·ly [see-muhn-lee]. /ˈsi mən li/.

Origin of seamanlike

First recorded in 1790–1800; seaman + -like
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