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yachtsman

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Outdoor
yachtsmanyachts‧man /ˈjɒtsmən $ ˈjɑːts-/ noun (plural yachtsmen /-mən/) [countable] 🔊 🔊 DLOa man who sails a yacht
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yachtsmanHe gathered in the tarpaulin as a yachtsman might a spinnaker and dumped it behind him before peering into the semi-darkness.Which projection would you choose for a map to be used by a yachtsman sailing from Rio de Janeiro to Liverpool?Joe was still the novice sailor, though he now had covered more sea miles than many amateur yachtsmen.Also patron of swimmers and yachtsmen.For centuries a seaport - today the harbour is still a haven for yachtsmen, fishing boats and pleasure cruisers.Gordon lives in Rutherglen, is married and as a hobby, is a keen yachtsman.Olav was a keen ski jumper and an Olympic yachtsman.
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