flat-boat

flatboat

[flat-boht]
noun
a large, flat-bottomed boat for use in shallow water, especially on rivers.

Origin:
1650–60; flat1 + boat

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flatboat (ˈflætˌbəʊt)
 
n
any boat with a flat bottom, usually for transporting goods on a canal or river

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