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Four men and about 6,300 pounds of cocaine were found aboard the low-profile vessel — boats that ride low in the water with several outboard motors for speed and paint jobs that camouflage them in the waves.
Smugglers quickly pulled seven inflatable rubber dinghies out of boxes and pumped them full of air, clamped on outboard motors, distributed life jackets, and herded people aboard.
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: a small engine that is attached to the back of a small boat
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