side-wheel

[ sahyd-hweel, -weel ]
/ ˈsaɪdˌʰwil, -ˌwil /
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adjective

having a paddle wheel on each side, as a steamboat.

Nearby words

  1. side-splitting,
  2. side-swipe,
  3. side-table,
  4. side-valve engine,
  5. side-way,
  6. sidearm,
  7. sidearms,
  8. sideband,
  9. sidebar,
  10. sideboard

Origin of side-wheel

First recorded in 1855–60

Related formsside-wheel·er, noun

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