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barquentine

or bar·quan·tine

[ bahr-kuhn-teen ]
/ ˈbɑr kənˌtin /
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noun

a variant of barkentine.

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British Dictionary definitions for barquentine

barquentine

barquantine

/ (ˈbɑːkənˌtiːn) /

noun

a sailing ship of three or more masts rigged square on the foremast and fore-and-aft on the othersUsual US and Canadian spelling: barkentine

Word Origin for barquentine

C17: from barque + (brig) antine
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