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  • n. Alternative spelling of jacktar.

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Examples

  • 241; Officers of Continental Frigate Warren to Robert Treat Paine, Feb. 11, 1777 “oftener guilty of profane swearing than any Jack Tar that belongs to the ship”, NDAR, vol. 7, p.

    John Paul Jones

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