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zebec

or ze·beck

[ zee-bek ]
/ ˈzi bɛk /
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noun Nautical.
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How to use zebec in a sentence

  • On the 9th she got a Zebec, and on the 10th she dived into Mudania and torpedoed a steamer alongside the pier.

    The Story of Our Submarines|John Graham Bower
  • On the 3rd she sank a brigantine, and on the 6th a 200-ton Zebec and another brigantine.

    The Story of Our Submarines|John Graham Bower

British Dictionary definitions for zebec

zebec

zebeck

/ (ˈziːbɛk) /

noun
variant spellings of xebec
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