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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside.

Usage examples (35)
  • Actually, I don't know whether it's really called a gangplank or not.
  • Standing at the top of the gangplank was the man that I was being kicked off the flight for.
  • Aliena turned and ran up the gangplank onto the ship.
  • "Lively with that gangplank now!" ordered the commander. for more
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