paddle steamer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “paddle steamer” in the English Dictionary

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paddle steamernoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US paddle wheeler, side wheeler)
a ​largeboat that uses a ​paddledriven by ​steam to ​move through the ​water
(Definition of paddle steamer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “paddle steamer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 桨轮蒸汽船,明轮船…
in Chinese (Traditional) 槳輪蒸汽船,明輪船…
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