Seabee(redirected from Seebee)
A member of one of the construction battalions in the US Navy that builds naval aviation bases and shore facilities.
[Alteration of cee bee, pronunciation of the initial letters of construction battalion.]
(Military) a member of the US Navy's Construction Battalions established to build airstrips
[C20: from pronunciation of CB, for Construction Battalion]
a member of the U.S. Navy construction battalions charged with building airfields, landing facilities, etc., in combat areas.
[1942, Amer.; sp. form of the letters CB, for Construction Battalion]