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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A water-going vessel (named for a feature) for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals).

Usage examples (32)
  • I recalled the flatboat captain's warning that Old Thares would smell far worse than the timber fires had.
  • The flatboat is the second of four projects identified as essential to the long-term growth of the Netherland Inn complex.
  • "He bring his flatboat of whisky," said Ta-Kumsaw.
  • Accordingly one of them asked, indicating the flatboat: for more
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