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boyer


boyer


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Boyer  \Boy"er\,  n.  [D.  boeijer  --  so  called  because  these 
  vessels  were  employed  for  laying  the  boeijen  or  buoys:  cf 
  F.  boyer.  See  {Buoy}.]  (Naut.) 
  A  Flemish  sloop  with  a  castle  at  each  end  --Sir  W.  Raleigh.