canoe
canoe \ca*noe"\ (k[.a]*n[=oo]"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Canoed} (k[.a]*n[=oo]d") p. pr. & vb. n. {Canoeing} (k[.a]*n[=oo]"[i^]ng).] To manage a canoe, or voyage in a canoe. [1913 Webster]

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