Bow - Forward Part; Front
Stern - Rear
Port - Left side of ship
Starboard - Right side of ship
Island - Carrier structure on starboard side mid-ship where all controls are located; bridge, flight control, communications, navigation.
Galley - Kitchen
Head - Bathroom
Overhead - Ceiling
Scuttlebutt - Rumor. The cask of drinking water on sailing ships was called a scuttlebutt - a butt was a wooden cask and a scuttle is used to drill holes (in this case, as for taping a cask). Since sailors exchanged gossip when they gathered at the scuttlebutt, scuttlebutt became Navy slang for gossip or rumors.
Belay that - Cancel it
Deck - Floor
MEDITERRANEAN PORTS VISITED, SOME A NUMBER OF TIMES
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