Definition of sailboat in English:

sailboat

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Pronunciation: /ˈseɪlbəʊt
 
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noun

  • North American term for sailing boat.
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    • A total of 15 boats participated, including eight monohull and four multihull sailboats, and three powerboats.
    • Stinchcomb, who has built more than 100 models, from sailboats to Trumpy yachts, won for this five-foot Coast Guard cutter Haida.
    • Concentrations of enthusiasts in their power boats, sailboats and ski boats are being joined increasingly by personal watercraft riders, windsurfers and kitesurfers.

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