foldboat

noun
fold·​boat | \ ˈfōl(d)-ˌbōt How to pronounce foldboat (audio) \

Definition of foldboat

: a small collapsible canoe made of rubberized sailcloth stretched over a framework

First Known Use of foldboat

1938, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for foldboat

translation of German Faltboot

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“Foldboat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foldboat. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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