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CREW. Those persons who are employed in the navigation of a vessel.
     2. A vessel to be seaworthy must have a sufficient crew. 1 Caines, R. 32; 1 John. R. 184.
     3. In general, the master or captain (q.v.) has the selection of the crew. Vide Muster roll; Seaman; Ship; Shipping articles.

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describes the elegant solutions that nature has devised, not only for untangling two twisted strands of DNA for replication, to make sure each progeny has one and only one whole strand of its parent, but also for keeping many bristly nucleic acids from getting so tangled that the cellular equivalent of a crewcut is required.
The man's anchor was partly fixed to the seabed so the RNLI crewcut his anchor rope.
More than a few Soldiers--many of whom were draftees--who wanted to look like their civilian counterparts faced the wrath of their First Sergeant, who usually sported a crewcut.
Rather than head to school with a gaping patch, a crewcut was decided a better option, even though the style at that time was long flowing locks, a look the headmaster didn't have a problem with.
He had light brown hair in a crewcut and was wearing a light blue navy zip-up top with two hoops around the chest.
That dynamic resurfaced with the original American swingers - not hippies, but crewcut Second World War air force pilots swapping wives at key parties.
The lad gets a crewcut to make him look harder, but Phil knows he'll never be a real thug with those jazz hands.
Morrow," wearing "Madmen"-era glasses and a crewcut, on the glass behind our chairs in the tourney semifinals at Bertha Holt Elementary, tickles me.
In my former hometown for 55 years, the school kids get visits from the veterans, who try to impart that war is not wearing fatigues, dog tags, and a crewcut.
The 25-year-old, complete with a new GI-Joe style crewcut, was one of the best players of the summer and has all the attributes to be America's star man.
MacKinnon confessed the red was right but joked his crewcut is doing him no favours with refs.
One had a short dark crewcut and wore a grey hooded top, black tracksuit bottoms and white trainers.