palander

noun
pal·​an·​der | \ ˈpaləndə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of palander

1 : a flat-bottomed boat formerly used for horse transport
2 obsolete : fire ship

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History and Etymology for palander

Italian palandra

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“Palander.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/palander. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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