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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small boat propelled by oars.
  • n. Sports A rowing machine.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small open boat propelled by oars (by rowing).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A boat designed to be propelled by oars instead of sails.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A boat fitted for propulsion by means of oars; a boat moved by rowing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a small boat of shallow draft with cross thwarts for seats and rowlocks for oars with which it is propelled

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