bo's'n
I. noun see boatswain II. see bosun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bo's'n — [bō′sən] n. phonetic sp. of BOATSWAIN …   English World dictionary

  • bo's'n — /ˈboʊsən/ (say bohsuhn) noun Nautical → boatswain …   Australian English dictionary

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  • bo's'n — var. of BOATSWAIN. * * * bo s n «BOH suhn», noun. = boatswain. (Cf. ↑boatswain) * * * n. variant spelling of boatswain …   Useful english dictionary

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