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1. A light boat propelled by sails or oars, formerly used as a tender for merchant and war vessels.
2. Any of various kinds of ship's boats.
(Nautical Terms) any of various kinds of ship's tender
[C16: from French pinace, apparently from Old Spanish pinaza, literally: something made of pine, ultimately from Latin pīnus pine]
1. a light sailing ship, esp. one formerly used in attendance on a larger ship.
2. any of various kinds of ship's boats.
[1540–50; < Middle French pinace < Old Spanish pinaza]
pinnace[ˈpɪnɪs] N → pinaza f
n → Pinasse f