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zebec

or zebeck

[zee-bek] /ˈzi bɛk/
noun, Nautical
1.
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  • On the 9th she got a zebec, and on the 10th she dived into Mudania and torpedoed a steamer alongside the pier.

    The Story of Our Submarines John Graham Bower
  • On the 3rd she sank a brigantine, and on the 6th a 200-ton zebec and another brigantine.

    The Story of Our Submarines John Graham Bower
British Dictionary definitions for zebec

zebec

/ˈziːbɛk/
noun
1.
variant spellings of xebec
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