room and space

noun

: the distance from one side of a frame of a boat to the corresponding side of the next frame

Word History

First Known Use

1711, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of room and space was in 1711

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“Room and space.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/room%20and%20space. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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