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Aubrey–Maturin series — Aubrey Maturin series Author Patrick O Brian Country Great Britain Language English Genre Nautical fiction, Historical Fiction Published 1 … Wikipedia
evening watch — Naut. the watch from 4 P.M. until 8 P.M., often adopted in place of the two dogwatches. * * * … Universalium
ship's bell — bell used as early as the 15th century to sound the time on board ship by striking each half hour of a watch. The mariner s day is divided into six watches, each four hours long, except that the 4:00 to 8:00 PM watch may be “dogged”; that… … Universalium
dog the watches — phrasal : to change the order of night watches by means of dogwatches … Useful english dictionary
evening watch — Naut. the watch from 4 P.M. until 8 P.M., often adopted in place of the two dogwatches … Useful english dictionary
dog|watch — «DG WOCH, DOG ; WCH», noun. Nautical. a two hour period of work on a ship. There are two dogwatches a day, one from 4 to 6 P.M. and the other from 6 to 8 P.M … Useful english dictionary