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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a large galleon sailed in the Mediterranean as a merchantman;
[syn: carrack, carack]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Carack \Car"ack\, n. [F. caraque (cf. Sp. & Pg. carraca, It. caracca.), LL. carraca, fr. L. carrus wagon; or perh. fr. Ar. qorq[=u]r (pl. qar[=a]qir) a carack.] (Naut.) A kind of large ship formerly used by the Spaniards and Portuguese in the East India trade; a galleon. [Spelt also carrack.] [1913 Webster] The bigger whale like some huge carrack lay. --Waller. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Carrack \Car"rack\, n. See Carack. [1913 Webster] Carrageen
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

carrack n 1: a large galleon sailed in the Mediterranean as a merchantman [syn: carrack, carack]




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