trimaran

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noun tri·ma·ran \ˈtrī-mə-ˌran, ˌtrī-mə-ˈ\

Definition of trimaran

  1. :  a fast pleasure sailboat with three hulls side by side

Origin and Etymology of trimaran

tri- + catamaran


First Known Use: 1949


TRIMARAN Defined for English Language Learners

trimaran

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noun tri·ma·ran \ˈtrī-mə-ˌran, ˌtrī-mə-ˈ\

Definition of trimaran for English Language Learners

  • : a boat that has three hulls

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