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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n - Any of several sailing vessels.

Usage examples (32)
  • It was a type of vessel known as a caravel, and no one knows exactly what they looked like or how they were built.
  • They developed the "caravel", a small, lightweight ship with three lateen-sailed masts that could hold much more cargo than previous ships.
  • And Columbus discovered America in a caravel and —
  • If he did, Kemal would blow the last caravel to bits. for more
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