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pigboat

[pig-boht] /ˈpɪgˌboʊt/
noun, Older Slang.
1.
a submarine.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25, Americanism; pig1 + boat
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pigboat

noun

A submarine: the archaic ''pigboat'' of the First World War (WWI Navy)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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