Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A canoe made by hollowing out a tree trunk; a dugout.
  • noun A flatbottom sailing boat with two masts.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as periagua.

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

  • noun See pirogue.

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

  • noun A Puerto Rican frozen dessert, shaped like a pyramid, made of shaved ice and covered with fruit flavored syrup.

Etymologies

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

[Spanish, from Carib.]

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From Spanish piramide ("pyramid") + agua ("water").

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