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Yankee

[OED, applied occasionally to a ship) n. a cargo vessel from the United States: 1977 American cargo vessels, known as Yankees (AIbury 53). (Nassau)

Tags: nautical

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Last update: 2010-11-01 01:58
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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