shipentine

[ ship-uh n-teen, -tahyn ]
/ ˈʃɪp ənˌtin, -ˌtaɪn /

noun U.S. Nautical Now Rare.

a four-masted bark.

Nearby words

  1. shipboard,
  2. shipborne,
  3. shipboy,
  4. shipbuilder,
  5. shipbuilding,
  6. shipfitter,
  7. shipka pass,
  8. shiplap,
  9. shipload,
  10. shipman

Origin of shipentine

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

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