Definition of steamship
: steamer 2a
Recent Examples of steamship from the Web
Admission: $12 to $15 (additional fee for theater and steamship); parking: rates vary 505 Euclid Ave.
The Savannah, named for the first steamship to cross the Atlantic Ocean in 1819, was in every sense of the word a showcase.
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First Known Use of steamship
STEAMSHIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of steamship for English Language Learners
: a ship that is powered by steam
STEAMSHIP Defined for Kids
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