chebacco boat


che·​bac·​co boat
: a narrow-sterned boat formerly much used in Newfoundland fisheries

Word History


from Chebacco, former parish of Ipswich, Massachusetts, (now in the town of Essex), where it originated

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“Chebacco boat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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