Definitions

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

  • n. A large vessel propelled by one or more steam-driven screws, propellers, or paddles.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A ship or vessel propelled by steam power.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A ship or seagoing vessel propelled by the power of steam; a steamer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A ship propelled by steam.

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

  • n. a ship powered by one or more steam engines

Etymologies

steam +‎ ship (Wiktionary)

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