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swab

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one who operates or navigates a seagoing vessel
  • old swabs swapping sea stories as they spend their last days in the veterans' home

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swab

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The first known use of swab was in 1653

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“Swab.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swab. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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