1. Noun.  Someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest.
  2. Verb.  to make or be a partner.
  3. Verb.  to work or perform as a partner.
  4. Noun.  One of the pieces of wood comprising the framework which strengthens the deck of a wooden ship around the holes through which the mast and other fittings pass.

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