Masula boat
Masula boat \Ma*su"la boat`\ Same as {Masoola boat}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Masula boat — Masula boat, also known as masoola or masulah boat, is a kind of non rigid boat built without knees used on the coast of Madras (the present day city of Chennai), India, along with catamarans. Locally known as padagu or salangu among the fisher… …   Wikipedia

  • masula — Masoola boat Ma*soo la boat A kind of boat used on the coast of Madras, India. The planks are sewed together with strands of coir which cross over a wadding of the same material, so that the shock on taking the beach through surf is much reduced …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • masula — a large, open boat used on the east coast of India for operating shore seines and steered by a paddle sweep …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • masula — noun masoola boat …   Wiktionary

  • Nordland (boat) — Two Nordland Boats, the larger one is low in the water, loaded with a hold of fish or wooden logs. Photo from between 1890 1900. The Nordland boat (or Norwegian: Nordlandsbåt), is a type of fishing boat that has been used for centuries in… …   Wikipedia

  • Dugout (boat) — A Slavic dugout boat from the 10th century A dugout or dugout canoe is a boat made from a hollowed tree trunk. Other names for this type of boat are logboat and monoxylon. Monoxylon (μονόξυλον) (pl: monoxyla) is Greek mono (single) + ξύλον xylon… …   Wikipedia

  • Cutter (boat) — A gaff cutter KLEINE FREIHEIT with a genoa jib set A cutter may refer to several types of nautical vessels. When used in the context of sailing vessels, a cutter is a small single masted boat, fore and aft rigged, with two or more headsails and… …   Wikipedia

  • Masoola boat — Ma*soo la boat A kind of boat used on the coast of Madras, India. The planks are sewed together with strands of coir which cross over a wadding of the same material, so that the shock on taking the beach through surf is much reduced. [Written… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chennai Port — (Madras Port) Chennai Port Location Country …   Wikipedia

  • Dinghy — of the schooner Adventuress A dinghy is a type of small boat, often carried or towed for use as a ship s boat by a larger vessel. It is a loanword from either Bengali or Urdu. The term can also refer to small racing yachts or recreational open… …   Wikipedia

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