pair-oar

pair-oar

[pair-awr, -ohr]
noun
a racing shell propelled by two persons, each with one oar.

Origin:
1850–55

pair-oared, adjective
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pair-oar
 
n
rowing Compare double scull Also called: pair a racing shell in which two oarsmen sit one behind the other and pull one oar each

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