Definitions

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

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See pirogue.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as periagua.

Etymologies

Spanish, from Carib.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Spanish piramide ("pyramid") + agua ("water"). (Wiktionary)

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