Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

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first mate the officer of a merchant ship second in rank to the captain; mate.
machinist's mate a petty officer trained to operate and repair ships' engines.
running mate a candidate running for a less important office than the one for which the fellow candidate is running.
second mate the officer next in command below the first mate on a merchant ship; second officer.
soul mate a person, usu. of the opposite sex, with whom one has a strong intimate attachment based on shared interests, values, and the like.