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powerboat

[ pou-er-boht ]
/ ˈpaʊ ərˌboʊt /
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noun

a boat propelled by mechanical power.

Nearby words

power-loom, power-saw, power-sharing, power-stream, powerbar, powerboat, powerboater, powerboating, powerbroker, powered, powerful

Origin of powerboat

First recorded in 1905–10; power + boat
Related formspow·er·boat·ing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for powerboat

powerboat

/ (ˈpaʊəˌbəʊt) /

noun

a boat propelled by an inboard or outboard motor
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