port warden

noun

Definition of port warden

1 British : an inspector of cargo and stowage
2 : an administrative officer in charge of the channels, facilities, and traffic of a port : harbor master

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“Port warden.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/port%20warden. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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