waist boat

noun

Definition of waist boat

: a boat carried in the waist of a whaling vessel on the port side and usually commanded by the second mate

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“Waist boat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/waist%20boat. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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