yuloh

noun
yu·​loh | \ ˈyüˌlō \
plural -s

Definition of yuloh

: a Chinese sculling oar with a fixed fulcrum

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History and Etymology for yuloh

probably from Chinese (Cantonese) iū-lŏ to scull a boat from the stern, from to agitate, shake + oar

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“Yuloh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yuloh. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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