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yacht club

noun
1.
an organization of yachtsmen and yachtswomen for the purpose of encouraging and directing the sport of yachting.
Origin of yacht club
1830-1840
1830-40
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  • The caretaker of the yacht-club house was also called, for the same object.

    Geoffrey Hampstead Thomas Stinson Jarvis
  • Then Terry saw the brass-trimmed tender heading out from the yacht-club float again.

    Creatures of the Abyss Murray Leinster
  • So we went down to the yacht-club wharf to see about the boat that belonged to old Menendez—Rectus's Minorcan.

    A Jolly Fellowship Frank R. Stockton

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