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shipman

[ ship-muhn ]
/ ˈʃɪp mən /
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noun, plural ship·men.
a sailor.
the master of a ship.
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Origin of shipman

before 900; Middle English; Old English scipman; cognate with Middle Dutch schipman,German Schiff(s)mann.See ship1 -man
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