Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In China, a licensed lighter or cargo-boat, for the conveyance of goods to and from vessels in the harbor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun China A licensed lighter employed in the transportation of goods to and from vessels.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun China A licensed lighter employed in the transportation of goods to and from vessels.

Etymologies

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chop +‎ boat (chop sort, quality - from Chinese).

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