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galley
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 9
1. A vessel propelled by oars, whether having masts and sails or not
2. A name given by analogy to the Greek, Roman, and other ancient vessels propelled by oars.
3. A light, open boat used on the Thames by customhouse officers, press gangs, and also for pleasure.
4. One of the small boats carried by a man- of- war.
7. A proof sheet taken from type while on a galley; a galley proof.
8. A large vessel for war and national purposes; - common in the Middle Ages, and down to the 17th century.
9. The cookroom or kitchen and cooking apparatus of a vessel; - sometimes on merchant vessels called the caboose.
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