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nautical
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
  • There could be little doubt, for instance, that this very ship's crew, though no unfavourable specimens of the nautical brotherhood, had been guilty, as we should phrase it, of depredations on the Spanish commerce, such as would have perilled all their necks in a modern court of justice.
    Chapter 21 -- The New England Holiday (77% in)

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