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dinghy

noun [C]     /ˈdɪŋ.ɡi/ US  /ˈdɪŋ.i/
a small open boat: an inflatable/motorized dinghy He was transferred to the ship by dinghy.Boats and sailing craftPassenger, cargo and military ships a small sailing boat: a dinghy raceBoats and sailing craftPassenger, cargo and military ships
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