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 for landsman
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Landsman \Lands"man\, n.; pl. Landsmen.
     1. One who lives on the land; -- opposed to seaman.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. (Naut.) A sailor on his first voyage.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a person who lives and works on land [syn: landlubber,
           landsman, landman]
      2: an inexperienced sailor; a sailor on the first voyage [syn:
         landlubber, lubber, landsman]

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