not wanted on voyage


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not wanted on voyage

obsolete Used to indicate luggage intended or required to be stored in the ship's hold as opposed to a passenger's cabin. Be sure to affix a "not wanted on voyage" label to your trunk. It is much too big to carry around ourselves on deck. I stored the precious heirlooms in my "not wanted on voyage" trunk so that I could be sure they would be safe until we reached land.
See also: not, on, voyage, want
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