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jet boat

noun
1.
a small, propellerless boat powered by an engine that ejects water for its thrust.
Also, jetboat.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
Related forms
jet boating, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for jet-boat

jet boat

noun
1.
(NZ) a power boat that is powered and steered by a jet of water under pressure
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