Definition of steam tug in English:

steam tug

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  • A tug that is powered by steam.
    More example sentences
    • The Flying Buzzard is a 105 ft ocean going steam tug.
    • The Scottish Hero left Plymouth on the morning of the 19 th November in tow of a steam tug.
    • They were towed by large steam tugs.

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