Run a tight ship

What is Run a tight ship?

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noun
a vessel, especially a large oceangoing one propelled by sails or engines.
Nautical. a sailing vessel square-rigged on all of three or more masts, having jibs, staysails, and a spanker on the aftermost mast.Now Rare. a bark having more than three masts.Compare shipentine.

the crew and, sometimes, the passengers of a vessel: The captain gave the ship shore leave.
an airship, airplane, or spacecraft.

verb (used with object), shipped, ship

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