Seaman sentence example

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  • Another literary seaman of this period was Sidi Ali, celebrated under his poetic pseudonym of Katibi (or Katibi Rumi, to distinguish him from the Persian poet of the same name).
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  • Nicholas Durand de Villegagnon, a bold and skilful seaman, having visited Brazil, saw at once the advantages which might accrue Settle- to his country from a settlement there.
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  • rotatory cement plant on the Hurry & Seaman system, which was one of the first to make cement by the rotatory process successfully on a large scale, using powdered coal as fuel.
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  • Able seaman Mackenzie's courage here gained him a V.C., and able seaman Evans was seriously wounded and taken prisoner in trying to bring in Lt.-Comm.
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  • It is first mentioned by an English seaman named Raymond, who states that in 1591 seals and penguins were there in large numbers.
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  • During the sojourn in Botany Bay the crew had to perform the painful duty of burying a comrade - a seaman named Forby Sutherland, who was in all probability the first British subject whose body was committed to Australian soil.
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  • During his long service as a lieutenant he took part in the bombardment of Tripoli, and on a subsequent occasion showed great firmness in resisting the seizure of a seaman as an alleged deserter from the British navy, his ship at the time lying under the guns of Gibraltar.
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  • On another occasion he is said to have taken a man out of a British ship in retaliation for the impressment of an American seaman by H.M.S.
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  • Among them are the sagas of Thorgils and Haflidi (I118-1121), the feud and peacemaking of two great chiefs, contemporaries of Ari; of Sturla (1150-1183), the founder of the great Sturlung family, down to the settlement of his great lawsuit by Jon Loptsson, who thereupon took his son Snorri the historian to fosterage, - a humorous story but with traces of the decadence about it, and glimpses of the evil days that were to come; of the Onundar-brennusaga (1185-1200), a tale of feud and fire-raising in the north of the island, the hero of which, Gudmund Dyri, goes at last into a cloister; of Hrafn Sveinbiornsson (1190-1213), the noblest Icelander of his day, warrior, leech, seaman, craftsman, poet and chief, whose life at home, travels and pilgrimages abroad (Hrafn was one of the first to visit Becket's shrine), and death at the hands of a foe whom he had twice spared, are recounted by a loving friend in pious memory of his virtues, c. 1220; of Aron Hiorleifsson (1200-1255), a man whose strength, courage and adventures befit rather a henchman of Olaf Tryggvason than one of King Haakon's thanes (the beginning of the feuds that rise round Bishop Gudmund are told here), of the Svinefell-men (1248-1252), a pitiful story of a family feud in the far east of Iceland.
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  • seaman on board.
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  • A fine example of the fighting French seaman of his time, Jaureguiberry died at Paris on the 21st of October 1887.
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  • The life of Lord Gambier is to be read in Marshall's Royal Naval Biography, in Ralfe's Naval Biography, in Lord Dundonald's Autobiography of a Seaman, in the Minutes of the Courts-Martial and in the general history of the period.
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  • A sailor is said to be "rated A.B.," or in the navy "rated petty officer," "seaman," "gunner," and so on.
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  • Four years later (1520) the Portuguese seaman, Ferdinand Magellan, entered the estuary in his celebrated voyage round the world, undertaken in the service of the king of Spain (Charles I., better known as the emperor Charles V.).
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  • In 1534 a French expedition under Jacques Cartier, a seaman of St Malo, sent out by Francis I., entered the Gulf of St Lawrence.
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  • inebriated seaman would prove less infuriating.
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  • seaman killed and 4 wounded.
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  • seaman named Alexander Selkirk, who joined his crew.
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  • General Sir Walter Raleigh Gilbert Born in Bodmin in 1785, a descendant of the Elizabethan seaman Sir Humphrey Gilbert.
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  • As a result of the attack a Norwegian seaman was wounded in the left arm.
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  • Billy Bones, a retired seaman (or worse ), comes to live at the Admiral Benbow inn.
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  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum This museum is housed in the building where James Cook lodged as an apprentice seaman.
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  • Along the way he rescued a castaway, a Scottish seaman named Alexander Selkirk, who joined his crew.
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  • To supply it with recruits he invented his famous system of classes, by which each seaman, according to the class in which he was placed, gave six months' service every three or four or five years.
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  • Between 1534 and 1542 this seaman, a native of St Malo, explored the Strait of Belle Isle and the Gulf of St Lawrence, and visited the Indian village of Hochelaga, now Montreal.
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  • The Toth earl's Autobiography of a Seaman (2 vols., 1860-1861), the main source for his Life (1869, by his son and heir), is written with spirit, but it was composed at the end of his career when his memory was failing, and was chiefly executed by others.
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  • All Maoris are natural orators and poets, and a chief was expected to add these accomplishments to his prowess as a warrior or his skill as a seaman.
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  • Though Wagner cannot as yet be confidently credited with a satiric intention in his bathos, the fact remains that all the Rossinian passages are associated with the character of Daland, so as to express his vulgar delight at the prospect of finding a rich son-in-law in the mysterious Dutch seaman.
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  • dependent upon the seaman's observation of the heavens, for these charts were in use long before the compass had been introduced on board ship (as early as 1205, according to Guiot de Provins) although it became fully serviceable only after the needle had been attached to the compass card, an improvement probably introduced by Flavio Gioja of Amalfi in the beginning of A.
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  • Willem Janszon, the father of Hondius's partner, published a collection of charts (1608), to which he gave the title of Het Licht der Zeevaart (the seaman's light).
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  • In 1841 he published The Seaman's Friend, republished in England as The Seaman's Manual, which was long the highest authority on the legal rights and duties of seamen.
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  • Among other public buildings are the naval hospital, the British seaman's hospital (established in 1867), the civic hospital, admiralty (founded 1785), arsenal, dockyards and foundries, school of marine engineering, the cathedral of St Andrew, and the English church.
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  • Wegener and a Danish seaman.
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  • I was a Leading Seaman and he was an Acting Petty Officer sent down from Upper Yardman school for being too bolshie.
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  • Leading Seaman Goodhew, who was on gangway duty, found a chameleon which he brought down into the mess (living quarters ).
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  • She would ' roll in a heavy dew ' a seaman would say.
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  • Photo left: Ken as a ordinary seaman just about to join the firedrake.
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  • inconsiderable talents of artist Wendy Seaman.
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  • A passionate seaman, he owned a schooner, the Fiery Cross.
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  • seaman accounts say the seamen died of hunger; others say the heartless Sirens ate them.
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  • seaman Chinese seamen lived to the north of the river.
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  • The casualties in this affair were 1 marine killed and 12 wounded, 1 seaman killed and 4 wounded.
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  • Billy Bones, a retired seaman (or worse), comes to live at the Admiral Benbow inn.
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  • Apart from the chief engineer, Jones was the only professional seaman on board.
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  • Seaman lived in your VMU once you saved a session.
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  • Time didn't freeze for Seaman because the VMU kept the clock running and the tank would get dirty, Seaman would get hungry, etc. He could die right on the VMU.
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  • Endless Ocean is a very different game than anything that's come out since Seaman for the Dreamcast.
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  • Well, Sega has that too, in the form of Seaman.
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  • Finally, he'll become a Seaman (there's the title!) and you and him have to coexist within and around your Dreamcast.
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  • And ultimately your goal is to get Seaman to develop to the best Seaman he can be.
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  • When I first played the game, I thought the way he learned words was cool, but when I had a child and saw how he progressed into learning speech, it brought me to the days of Seaman.
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  • My son learned exactly how Seaman was programmed to learn and it was creepy.
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  • Seaman is imparted with millions of years of knowledge, from baseball to dating to astrology.
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  • Seaman gets cranky when you don't feed him, moody when you don't talk to him for periods of time, and will give you the full-blown silent treatment if he's mad at you.
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  • After a while, Seaman will evolve and want to walk on land.
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  • One time, my wife walked in on me and Seaman talking about the future of Europe.
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  • Seaman does take a good time investment, around 30 minutes or so a day for a healthy Seaman, but what you get is a somewhat satisfying game that will either impress you or give you the jeebies or it could do both.
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  • I suppose I must mention that you must communicate with Seaman with the microphone.
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  • And if you have a child, you will see that Seaman grows up in the same stages as a kid.
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  • A merchant seaman, Peterssen had been detained at Ellis Island for some time.
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  • These heavy, 13-ounce denim jeans were marketed predominately toward cowboys (yes, cowboys), rodeo riders, seaman and loggers.
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  • Stories involving the Queen Mary include a young girl who died near the pool when sliding down the banister, and a seaman getting crushed to death while attempting to escape from a fire.
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  • For the definitive seaman, F&S offers exceptional multifunction features encased inside an attractive array of classy materials and embellishments.
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