faltboat

faltboat

[fahlt-boht]
noun
a small boat having a collapsible wooden frame covered with waterproof cloth or plastic.
Also, foldboat.


Origin:
1925–30; < German Faltboot folding boat. See fold1, boat

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faltboat (ˈfæltˌbəʊt)
 
n
a collapsible boat made of waterproof material stretched over a light framework
 
[German Faltboot, from falten to fold1 + Bootboat]

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