boat|ing «BOH tihng», noun.
the action of going by boat, as rowing or sailing, especially for recreation.

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  • mo|tor|boat|ing — «MOH tuhr BOH tihng», noun. the sport of riding in a motorboat: »Motorboating did not become practical or popular until the gasoline engine was perfected in the early 1900 s (William W. Robinson) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • boat|build|ing — «BOHT BIHL dihng», noun. 1. the designing or building of boats. 2. the art of designing or building boats …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Boat — (b[=o]t), n. [OE. boot, bat, AS. b[=a]t; akin to Icel. b[=a]tr, Sw. b[*a]t, Dan. baad, D. & G. boot. Cf. {Bateau}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A small open vessel, or water craft, usually moved by cars or paddles, but often by a sail. [1913 Webster] Note …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English