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dromond Line breaks: drom|ond
Pronunciation: /ˈdrɒmənd/

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Definition of dromond in English:


A large medieval ship of a kind used for war or commerce, chiefly in the Mediterranean.


Middle English: via Old French and late Latin from late Greek dromōn 'light vessel', from Greek dromos 'running'.

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