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felucca

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noun fe·luc·ca \fə-ˈlü-kə, -ˈlə-kə\

Definition of felucca

  1. :  a narrow fast lateen-rigged sailing vessel chiefly of the Mediterranean area



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Origin and Etymology of felucca

Italian feluca


First Known Use: 1615


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