sea captain

Definitions of sea captain
1

n an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship

Synonyms:
captain, master, skipper
Examples:
Captain Kidd
Scottish sea captain who was hired to protect British shipping in the Indian Ocean and then was accused of piracy and hanged (1645-1701)
Type of:
officer, ship's officer
a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel

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