towboat

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tow +‎ boat

Noun[edit]

towboat (plural towboats)

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  1. (nautical) a tugboat
  2. (nautical) a squat powerful boat designed to push barges
  3. A vessel constructed for being towed, such as a canal boat.
  4. A steamer used for towing other vessels; a tug.

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