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diving boat

  1. a boat used as a tender for divers or others working under water.
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Origin of diving boat

First recorded in 1795–1805
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Historical Examples

  • While he was in France he made what he called a diving-boat.

    The Beginner's American History

    D. H. Montgomery

  • What Fulton did in England with his diving-boat; what he said about America.

  • Fulton goes to England and to France; his iron bridges; his diving-boat, and what he did with it in France.