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motorboat

any boat powered by a motor

motorboat

[′mōd·ər‚bōt]
(naval architecture)
A boat propelled by an internal combustion engine or an electric motor. Also known as autoboat.
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On the next day, Coast Guard Special Operation Unit, Coast Guard K9 and Regional Risk Reduction Management Office retrieved the bodies of the three fishermen near the area where the motorboat reportedly capsized.
Two observers in the aircraft located and estimated the size of all eider flocks (including single birds) and the number of motorboats with hunters.
A man gazed to open-mouthed at the motorboat on the main route to Wexford AA SPOKESWOMAN and
But the people who use the Tyne there say there isn't a problem with motorboats and therefore we are not pursuing a ban.
A person with more than one motorboat will be allowed to use only one of them to hunt sharks.
Over 36 members of an elite anti-Maoist police force are missing and feared dead following a Maoist attack on their motorboat in eastern India on Sunday, Indian media reported Monday.
For the first time, a motorboat will attempt a round-the-world trek--without using gasoline.
A Daredevil & Two Boards: Ralph Samuelson, The Lake Pepin Pioneer Who Invented Water Skiing is as entertaining as it is informative, and a "must read" for anyone who has ever strapped on a pair of waterskis and held on for dear life to the tow rope of a motorboat while swiftly skimming over the surface of a lake or river
A MAN'S leg was amputated and he lost part of his other leg after an accident involving a motorboat and a jet ski yesterday.
Also Monday, a 43-year-old Pacoima man who was riding in an inner tube being pulled by a motorboat in Pyramid Lake died when he struck a boat at about 12:30 p.
Mr Runsdorf, a partner in the New York-based commercial and industrial real estate company, Pantheon Properties and president of the recently created Pantheon Financial, was rowing with three other men on the Harlem River when they were struck by a 29-foot motorboat shortly after 6 a.
On some days his best friend would take us out fishing on the Sound in ills motorboat.