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jack, jack dusty, janes, jaunty, jetsom, jimmy, jettison, jossman, etc...

Jossman

See also Jaunty. The traditional nickname for the Master-At-Arms, the chief of the ship's police. At the end of the XVII century the Master-At-Arms was the Small Arms Instructor and also responsible for the minor organisation of the ship's company

Jettison

To throw overboard or get rid off.

Jaunty

The traditional nickname for the Master-At-Arms, the chief of the ship's police. At the end of the XVII century the Master-At-Arms was the Small Arms Instructor and also responsible for the minor organisation of the ship's company

Janes

or, Jane's Fighting Ships The standard reference volume on warships of all nations. Founded in 1897 by Fred T. Jane

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