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coxswain
used in Running in the Family

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Definition
the person in charge of a boat (small ship) — such as a boat used in rowing competition
  • His close friend, the lawyer Cox Sproule, was a different matter.
    p. 121.0
  • Cox was charming when sober and brilliant when drunk.
    p. 121.0
  • Unlike Cox, Vere had no profession to focus whatever talents he had.
    p. 121.2
  • Even Cox Sproule joined him for six months when he was jailed for helping three German spies escape from the country.
    p. 121.5

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