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noun, plural praos.
  1. proa.
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Origin of prao

see origin at proa
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Historical Examples

  • A Malay prao had anchored for the night under an island of the Celebes.

    Reptiles and Birds

    Louis Figuier

  • At these islands the Spaniards first saw the prao, with its light outrigger, and pointed sail.