: a beamy sailing ship especially of the 15th and 16th centuries
Examples of carrack in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebWearing a magnifying visor, at a table with glues and tweezers and exact
bits of wood, the boy puts together long ships
and carracks in exquisite minute scale.
Amanda Petrusich, The New Yorker, 5 Mar. 2018 There’s a cruise on the Esperanza, a three-masted Spanish carrack.
Adam H. Graham, Condé Nast Traveler, 2 June 2017
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