side–wheel

play
adjective \ˈsīd-ˌhwēl, -ˌwēl\

Definition of side–wheel

  1. :  of or being a steamer having a paddle wheel on each side

side–wheeler

play \ˈsīd-ˌhwē-lər, -ˌwē-\ noun

1846

First Known Use of side–wheel

1846

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