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steamboat

noun steam·boat \ˈstēm-ˌbōt\

: a boat that is powered by steam

Full Definition of STEAMBOAT

:  a boat driven by steam power; specifically :  a shallow-draft vessel used on inland waterways

First Known Use of STEAMBOAT

1785
STEAMBOAT Defined for Kids

steamboat

noun steam·boat \ˈstēm-ˌbōt\

Definition of STEAMBOAT for Kids

:  a boat powered by steam

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