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riv·er·boat

 (rĭv′ər-bōt′)
n.
A boat suitable for use on a river.

riverboat

(ˈrɪvəbəʊt)
n
(Nautical Terms) a boat that travels on a river

riv•er•boat

(ˈrɪv ərˌboʊt)

n.
any shallow-draft boat used on rivers.
Translations

riverboat

[ˈrɪvəbəʊt] Nembarcación f fluvial, barcaza f

riverboat

[ˈrɪvərbəʊt] nbateau m (pour le transport de passagers sur un fleuve)
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