Mackinaw boat


noun
  1. a flat-bottomed boat with sharp prow and square stern, propelled by oars and sometimes sails, formerly widely used on the upper Great Lakes.

Origin of Mackinaw boat

1
An Americanism dating back to 1870–75

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