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Shipman

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Shipman A seaman, or sailor. "About midnight the shipmen deemed that they drew near to some country."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n shipman A seaman or sailor; a mariner.
    • n shipman The master of a ship.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Shipman a sailor:—pl. Ship′men
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. scipscippan, to make—scapan, to shape; Goth. skip, Ice. skip, Ger. schiff.

Usage

In literature:

The shipman's eyes burned, although he still failed to recognise our hero.
"The Black Arrow a Tale of Two Roses" by Robert Louis Stevenson
I bought it for two rose nobles from a shipman who came from the Levant.
"The White Company" by Arthur Conan Doyle
By the shipman's reckoning they were now about midway between the two shores.
"Sir Nigel" by Arthur Conan Doyle
Howells was there, and Gen. Stewart L. Woodford, and David Bispham, John Finley, Evan Shipman, Nicholas Biddle, and David Munro.
"Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete" by Albert Bigelow Paine
Mr. Arthur Shipman is the head of the firm of Shipman and Co., the wealthy jewellers.
"The Old Man in the Corner" by Baroness Orczy
Shipman, Chaucer's, 314, 325.
"A Literary History of the English People" by Jean Jules Jusserand
ANDREWS, MARY RAYMOND SHIPMAN.
"The Best Short Stories of 1919" by Various
But Master Robertson makes it all safe, Mrs. Shipman says.
"The Strange Cases of Dr. Stanchon" by Josephine Daskam Bacon
The Shipman, or Sailor, is a similar genius of Ulyssean art, but with the highest courage superadded.
"English Critical Essays" by Various
The shipman's eyes burned, although he still failed to recognise our hero.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 8 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The shipman's eyes burned, although he still failed to recognise our hero.
"The Black Arrow" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews, the author of The Perfect Tribute as well as many stories of a lighter character, writes charmingly.
"Woman's Club Work and Programs" by Caroline French Benton
L. E. SHIPMAN *ARSENE LUPIN .
"A Blot on the Scutcheon" by May Wynne
The devil made a Reeve for to preach, And of a cobbler a shipman or a leech!
"Chaucer and His England" by G. G. Coulton
T. J. Shipman offered the closing prayer.
"Charles Lewis Cocke" by William Robert Lee Smith
Mr. Andrew Shipman, in his expose of the case for McClure's Magazine, describes the horrors of the few days that followed.
"The War Upon Religion" by Rev. Francis A. Cunningham
Shipman, George W., 277.
"The Optimist's Good Morning" by Florence Hobart Perin
Shipman, the scrub quarter, passed the pigskin to his right half-back, and the latter hit the line hard.
"A Quarter-Back's Pluck" by Lester Chadwick
By LOUIS EVAN SHIPMAN.
"Scarlet and Hyssop" by E. F. Benson
They become the shipman's card, but not this mystery.
"The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb" by Charles Lamb
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In news:

Shipman 's closes up shop.
Shipman is chairman of CarriageOaks Partners, LLC and co-chairman of the Project on Social Security Choice at the Cato Institute.
RSS Feeds for William G Shipman .
Don Shipman anchors NEWSChannel 2 at 10:00 on the CW11 and NEWSChannel 2 at 11:00.
Shipman, 87, of Brookland died Friday, April 5, 2002, at Regional Medical Center of NEA.
Jerry L Shipman, 81, died Dec 12, 2001, at St Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Harold Shipman, 79, died Oct 25, 2001, at Missouri Southern Healthcare.
Bequest of Charles Shipman Payson.
Portland Museum of Art, Bequest of Charles Shipman Payson.
Funeral Services for Issac Beaver, 83, of Dallas, Texas, formerly of Mayes County area, will be held on Monday, Nov 26, 10 am in the Shipman's Funeral Chapel.
Elizabeth Shipman, 8, and Bingo, her faithful companion.
Services are 11 am, Friday, in the Shipman's Funeral Home Chapel.
She was born Aug 4, 1936, in Williamsport, the daughter of Burton D and Eileen M McNamara Shipman.
Missy Monroe and Michael Shipman announce engagement, forthcoming marriage.
Wayne County Prosecutor Mike Shipman tells the Palladium-Item Terry Padgett broke no laws when he shot 30-year-old Freddie McCoy last month inside Mercurio's Pizza in Richmond.
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In science:

It should be noted that the formation of hot cores may not be universal in IRDCs - some of them seem to form only low- to intermediate-mass stars (e.g., van der Wiel & Shipman 2008).
LABOCA mapping of the infrared dark cloud MSXDC G304.74+01.32
Moreover, we determined the spatial distribution of YSOs in the IRDC MSXDC G048.65-00.29 studied by van der Wiel & Shipman (2008).
LABOCA mapping of the infrared dark cloud MSXDC G304.74+01.32
Statistics of the clump-separation distributions in other IRDCs studied by RJS06 and van der Wiel & Shipman (2008) are listed in Table 9.
LABOCA mapping of the infrared dark cloud MSXDC G304.74+01.32
In 1989, Shipman and Geczi conducted a systematic survey of the then existing IUE archive for white dwarf companions to G, K and M stars, but found no further examples.
A search for hidden white dwarfs in the ROSAT EUV survey
Henry and Shipman (1986) discuss the importance of composition: He-poor atmosphere cause the HeII Zanstra temperature to be overestimated, however this effect diminishes at the highest temperatures and is perhaps less likely for a type-I (He-rich) PN.
The symmetric dust shell and the central star of the bipolar planetary nebula NGC 6537
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