PT boat

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noun \ˌpē-ˈtē-, ˈpē-ˌ\

Definition of PT boat

  1. :  a small fast patrol craft usually armed with torpedoes, machine guns, and depth charges —called also PT

Origin and Etymology of pt boat

patrol torpedo


First Known Use: 1941

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