Definition of paravane in English:
A device towed behind a boat at a depth regulated by its vanes or planes, so that the cable to which it is attached can cut the moorings of submerged mines.
- However, upon closer inspection it turned out to be a paravane, a towed device used for sweeping moored mines.
Words that rhyme with paravanepolyurethane • Alfvén
Definition of paravane in:
- US English dictionary
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