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Definition of beach comber

Beach comber
Beach comber Beach comber [Written also beach-comber.] (Naut.) A vagrant seaman, usually of low character, who loiters about seaports, particularly on the shores and islands of the Pacific Ocean. I was fortunate enough, however, to forgather with a Scotchman who was a beach-comber. --F. T. Bullen.
Beach comber
Beach comber Beach" comb`er A long, curling wave rolling in from the ocean. See Comber. [Amer.]

Meaning of beach comber from wikipedia

- Beach Comber (designated as "Pigeon – NPS.41.NS.4230") was a Canadian war pigeon who received the ****in Medal for bravery in service during the Second...
- an activity that consists of an individual "combing" (or searching) the beach and the intertidal zone, looking for things of value, interest or utility...
- Donn Beach (born Ernest Raymond Gantt; February 22, 1907 – June 7, 1989) was an American adventurer, businessman, and World War II veteran who was the...
- Beach Combers is a 1936 animated short subject by Walter Lantz Productions, and features Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. Oswald is suffering from a rare case...
- people came from nearby Bristol because Severn Beach had less strict licensing laws. The Beach Comber club appeared in the 1960s Robert Charles Barton...
- Beachcomber Resorts & Hotels, a Mauritius-based hospitality company Beach Comber, a carrier pigeon Beachcomber 6.5, a class of yacht Beachcomber (bus)...
- Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris. The mockumentary Beach Comber was filmed on Fire Island in 2004. The 2006 ABC reality show One Ocean...
- species Barry, a barred owl who lived in Central Park in New York City Beach Comber, a Second World War homing pigeon awarded the ****in Medal Billy, a Second...
- Orange" (1944) Mary of Exeter (1945) "G.I. Joe" (1946) Gustav (1944) Beach Comber (1944) Pigeon post Olga of Kiev, used pigeons and sparrows to set fire...
- worker, amateur archaeologist, and beach comber, was catching shrimps with his brother-in-law Gary on Holme beach. The pair found a Bronze Age axe head...