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dinghy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dingey  \Din"gey\,  Dingy  \Din"gy\,  Dinghy  \Din"ghy\,  n.  [Bengalee 
  dingi.] 
  1.  A  kind  of  boat  used  in  the  East  Indies.  [Written  also 
  {dinghey}.]  --Malcom. 
 
  2.  A  ship's  smallest  boat. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dinghy 
  n  :  a  small  boat  of  shallow  draft  with  cross  thwarts  for  seats 
  and  rowlocks  for  oars  with  which  it  is  propelled  [syn:  {dory}, 
  {rowboat}] 




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