Harbor master
Harbor master Har"bor mas`ter (m[.a]s`t[~e]r). An officer charged with the duty of executing the regulations respecting the use of a harbor.

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • harbor master — an official who supervises operations in a harbor area and administers its rules. [1760 70] * * * …   Universalium

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