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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Leave of absence granted to a sailor to go ashore.

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  • n. Free time given to sailors of the military navy when they are off duty and allowed to disembark and spend time on land.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. leave granted to a sailor or naval officer


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