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|UNLAY : Untwist and separate the strands of a rope.|
|VERY'S PISTOL(or Very) : A device for firing small pyrotechnics into the air as signals.|
|WALK AWAY : haul on a line by taking hold and walking down the deck, rather than hand over hand.||WATCH : One of the 4-hour periods into which the 24-hour day is divided.||WEATHER DECK : Any deck or portion of a deck exposed to the elements.|
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