crewman \crew"man\ (kr[udd]"man), n. any member of a ship's crew.

Syn: sailor. [WordNet 1.5]

2. a member of a flight crew.

Syn: crew member. [WordNet 1.5]

3. a member of a work crew. [WordNet 1.5]

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