from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A noncommissioned rank in the U.S. Navy or Coast Guard that is above seaman recruit and below seaman.
- n. One who holds this rank.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An enlisted rate in the United States Navy and United States Coast Guard, ranking above seaman recruit and below seaman.
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