polacre

noun
po·​la·​cre | \ pōˈläkə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of polacre

: a ship with two or three masts usually chiefly in one piece and square or sometimes lateen sails used in the Mediterranean

History and Etymology for polacre

French, modification of Italian polacca

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“Polacre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polacre. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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