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captain's table Syllabification: cap·tain's ta·ble

Definition of captain's table in English:


(On a ship) the dining table presided over by the captain, at which high-ranking crew members or invited guests may also sit: the couple were invited to eat at the captain’s table, with the chef providing a special meal
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  • Dining at the Captain's table is the goal of many cruisers.
  • One of the greatest and most honourable traditions of cruising is being invited to dine at the Captain's table.
  • Interesting people, good food, and enjoyable conversation make a meal at the captain's table aboard ship a delight.
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