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Definition of sailor noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

      

    sailor

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈseɪlə(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈseɪlər//
     
    People in sea travel
     
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  1. 1  a person who works on a ship as a member of the crew See related entries: People in sea travel
  2. 2  a person who sails a boat See related entries: People in sea travel
  3. Word Origin mid 17th cent.: variant of obsolete sailer.Idioms a person who rarely/often becomes sick at sea
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