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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A Flemish sloop with a castle at each end.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A Flemish sloop with a castle at each end.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Flemish sloop with a raised work or castle at each end.

Etymologies

Dutch boeijer, so called because these vessels were employed for laying the boeijen, or buoys: compare French boyer. (Wiktionary)

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