baldie

noun
bal·​die | \ ˈbȯldē \
plural -s

Definition of baldie

: a small double-ended fishing boat used on the east coast of Scotland

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First Known Use of baldie

1912, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for baldie

probably short for Giuseppe Garibaldi †1882 Italian patriot

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“Baldie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baldie. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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