[ zee-bek ]
/ ˈzi bɛk /
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Example sentences from the Web for zebec
On the 9th she got a Zebec, and on the 10th she dived into Mudania and torpedoed a steamer alongside the pier.
On the 3rd she sank a brigantine, and on the 6th a 200-ton Zebec and another brigantine.
British Dictionary definitions for zebec
/ (ˈziːbɛk) /
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