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  • Q.M.E.D. (Qualified Members of the Engine Department)

    Pumpman and Electrician. Trained in all crafts necessary for engine maintenance (welding, refrigeration, lathe...

  • Quarter deck

    A raised upper deck at the after end of a ship. It is usually a feature of smaller vessels.

  • Quay

    An artificial solid construction, alongside or projecting into a harbour or basin, which acts as a landing place...

  • Quick-acting cleat, battening device

    A cleat applied manually by a lever to provide the necessary locking. Hatch covers are secured to the coaming by...

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