Definition of monohull in English:


Syllabification: mon·o·hull
Pronunciation: /ˈmänōˌhəl


  • A boat with only one hull, as opposed to a catamaran or multihull.
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    • Whether single-screw, twin-screw, tugboat, catamaran, or classic monohull, the boats are tough oceangoing vessels that chug along for long distances.
    • You need to charter catamarans, not monohulls, to explore these incredible seas.
    • Capsizing a multihull is not like rolling over in a monohull, whose keel usually causes it to roll upright again.

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