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1600, in the meaning defined above
Latin triremis, from tri- + remus oar — more at row
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“Trireme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trireme. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.
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