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Companion Ladder

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The ladder leading from the poop to the main deck. The “companion way” is the staircase to the cabin. (Dana: Seaman’s Manual.)

⁂ The staircase from the deck to the cabin.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Commodity of Brown Paper (A)
Commodore
Common Pleas
Common Prayer
Common Sense
Commoner
Commons
Commons in Gross
Commonwealths (Ideal)
Companion Ladder
Companions of Jehu
Comparisons are Odorous
Complementary Colours
Complexion
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Compte rendu
Comrade
Comrades
Comus