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side-wheel

[sahyd-hweel, -weel] /ˈsaɪdˌʰwil, -ˌwil/
adjective
1.
having a paddle wheel on each side, as a steamboat.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
Related forms
side-wheeler, noun

sidewheel

[sahyd-hweel, -weel] /ˈsaɪdˌʰwil, -ˌwil/
noun, Nautical
1.
either of a pair of paddle wheels on the sides of a vessel.
Origin
1825-35; side1 + wheel
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sidewheel

/ˈsaɪdˌwiːl/
noun
1.
one of the paddle wheels of a sidewheeler
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