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jetsam

jet·sam

jetsam

pronunciation:
jet sm
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: objects thrown from a ship to lighten it, as in a storm (See flotsam.)
similar words:
jettison
definition 2: objects of this kind, or any ship's parts or cargo that have washed up on the shore.
definition 3: discarded or abandoned objects generally; litter.
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