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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flatboat  \Flat"boat`\,  n. 
  A  boat  with  a  flat  bottom  and  square  ends  --  used  for  the 
  transportation  of  bulky  freight,  especially  in  shallow 
  waters. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  flatboat 
  n  :  a  boat  with  a  flat  bottom  for  carrying  heavy  loads 
  (especially  on  canals)  [syn:  {barge},  {hoy},  {lighter}] 




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