wharf boat

noun

Definition of wharf boat

: a boat moored and used for a wharf at a bank of a river or in a like situation where the height of the water is so variable that a fixed wharf is impracticable

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“Wharf boat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wharf%20boat. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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