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gangplank

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noun gang·plank \ˈgaŋ-ˌplaŋk\

Simple Definition of gangplank

  • : a board or other structure that people walk on to get on or off a ship

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gangplank

  1. :  a movable bridge used in boarding or leaving a ship at a pier

1846

First Known Use of gangplank

1846


GANGPLANK Defined for Kids

gangplank

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noun gang·plank \ˈgaŋ-ˌplaŋk\

Definition of gangplank for Students

  1. :  a movable bridge from a ship to the shore




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