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bilander

[bil-uh n-der] /ˈbɪl ən dər/
noun
1.
a small two-masted merchant vessel, a type of hoy distinguished by the trapezoidal shape of the mainsail, used especially on canals and along coasts of the Low Countries.
Also, billander.
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bilander

/ˈbɪləndə/
noun
1.
a small two-masted cargo ship
Word Origin
C17: from Dutch, literally: by-lander, because used on canals
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