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paddle steamernoun [C]

uk   /ˈpæd.əl ˌstiː.mər/ us   /ˈpæd.əl ˌstiː.mɚ/ UK US paddle wheeler, side wheeler
a large boat that uses a paddle driven 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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