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coxswain
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
the person in charge of a boat (small ship) — such as a boat used in rowing competition
  • Thorny wanted Owen to cox the varsity crew; Owen was the perfect size for a coxswain, and—after all—he'd grown up on the Squamscott.
    p. 307.7
  • Thorny wanted Owen to cox the varsity crew; Owen was the perfect size for a coxswain, and—after all—he'd grown up on the Squamscott.
    p. 307.7

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