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riverboat

[′riv·ər‚bōt]
(naval architecture)
A vessel used on a river, such as a shallow-draft passenger boat, barge, towboat, or rowboat.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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