flat-bot|tomed


flat-bot|tomed
flat-bot|tomed «FLAT BOT uhmd», adjective.
having a flat bottom: »

Flat-bottomed…boats carry 24 cars and have a top deck for pedestrians (Sunset).


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • flat-bottom — flat bot tom flat bottomed flat bot tomed, a. Having an even lower surface or bottom; as, a flat bottomed boat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flat-bottomed — flat bottom flat bot tom flat bottomed flat bot tomed, a. Having an even lower surface or bottom; as, a flat bottomed boat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flat-bottomed — /flat bot euhmd/, adj. (of boats) having a flat bottom. [1575 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • flat — I [[t]flæt[/t]] adj. flat•ter, flat•test, 1) horizontally level 2) level, even, or without unevenness of surface, as land or tabletops 3) having a surface that is without marked projections or depressions 4) lying horizontally and at full length… …   From formal English to slang

  • Flat hoop — Hoop Hoop, n. [OE. hope; akin to D. hoep, hoepel.] 1. A pliant strip of wood or metal bent in a circular form, and united at the ends, for holding together the staves of casks, tubs, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. A ring; a circular band; anything… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bot·tom·land — /ˈbɑːtəmˌlænd/ noun, pl lands [count] : flat low land along a river or stream usually plural lush bottomlands …   Useful english dictionary

  • flatbottom — flat·bot·tom (flătʹbŏt əm) or flat·bot·tomed ( bŏt əmd) adj. Having a flat bottom: a flatbottom boat; a flatbottomed skillet. * * * …   Universalium

  • flatboat — [flat′bōt΄] n. a boat with a flat bottom, for carrying freight in shallow waters or on rivers …   English World dictionary

  • bottom — bot|tom1 W3S1 [ˈbɔtəm US ˈba: ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(lowest part)¦ 2¦(lowest side)¦ 3¦(lowest inner part)¦ 4¦(lowest social position/rank)¦ 5¦(ocean/river)¦ 6¦(body)¦ 7¦(clothes)¦ 8¦(furthest part)¦ 9 get to the bottom of something …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Botswana — /bot swah neuh/, n. a republic in S Africa: formerly a British protectorate; gained independence 1966; member of the Commonwealth of Nations. 1,500,765; 275,000 sq. mi. (712,250 sq. km). Cap.: Gaborone. Formerly, Bechuanaland. * * * Botswana… …   Universalium


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