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Definition of "clipper ship" []

  • A fast sailing ship used in former times (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "clipper ship" in a sentence
  • "There were pistols in Orlov's belt and a clipper ship in the background."
  • "Anxiously his fingers reached up and touched the half-coin that was on the heavy thong around his neck under his shirt, a coin like that his illustrious ancestor, Wu Fang Choi, had called upon to claim a clipper ship to rival the finest in Dirk Struan's fleet."
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