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shipentine

[ ship-uhn-teen, -tahyn ]
/ ˈʃɪp ənˌtin, -ˌtaɪn /
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noun U.S. Nautical Now Rare.
a four-masted bark.
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Origin of shipentine

1890–95; ship1 + -entine (as in barkentine)
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