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Old August 26th, 2019, 11:14 AM
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Landsman: Alternative for flatlander, dirtsider. Often used to refer to apprentice spacers who weren't born into spacer families. The moniker seldom persists past demonstrable acclimation to shipboard life and micro-G environs.

"That addlepated landsman is right fortunate to berth in an interior compartment... they'd probably try to sleep with an open window, otherwise."

Last edited by wbuthod; August 26th, 2019 at 11:15 AM.. Reason: resolved implicit conflict in definition and example usage
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