Pronunciation: (sē'mun),[key] —n., —pl.-men. 1. a person skilled in seamanship.
2. a person whose trade or occupation is assisting in the handling, sailing, and navigating of a ship during a voyage, esp. one below the rank of officer; sailor.
3. Navy.an enlisted person ranking below petty officer.
Pronunciation: (sē'mun),[key] —n. Elizabeth Coch•ranePronunciation: (kok'run),[key]original name of Nellie Bly.