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a yearly calendar giving statistical information on events such as phases of the moon, times of sunrise and sunset, tides etc


knee-length trousers (pants), often having ornamental buckles, or decorations at or near the bottoms


a hard, saltless biscuit. formerly used aboard ships and for army rations


determined to have one's own way; stubborn


horses, cattle, sheep, and other useful animals kept or raised on a farm


a heavy large caliber gun


to rob of goods or valuables by open force


people who steal something
done in a sudden way; attack


the act of resisting authority or control


an act of rebellion against a government


to fish


a type of fish


a structure built on the shore of or projecting into a harbor
used so that ships may be anchored alongside to load or unload

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