a flat-bottomed fishing boat with a lugsail, used mainly in northern England and Scotland for salmon. Unabridged
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coble (ˈkəʊbəl, ˈkɒbəl)
(Scot), (Northern English) a small single-masted flat-bottomed fishing boat
[C13: probably of Celtic origin; compare Welsh ceubal skiff]

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Coble was convicted because he attempted to use a bogus comptroller's warrant to satisfy a tax lien.
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