Baltimore clipper


noun
  1. a small, fast American sailing vessel of the early 19th century, having a sharp hull form and two masts with a pronounced rake and carrying a brig or schooner rig.

Origin of Baltimore clipper

1
An Americanism dating back to 1815–25

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