ice boat

ice boat

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  • Ice boat — Ice Ice ([imac]s), n. [OE. is, iis, AS. [=i]s; aksin to D. ijs, G. eis, OHG. [=i]s, Icel. [=i]ss, Sw. is, Dan. iis, and perh. to E. iron.] 1. Water or other fluid frozen or reduced to the solid state by cold; frozen water. It is a white or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ice-boat — ⇒ICE BOAT, subst. masc. ,,Léger canot monté sur une sorte de traîneau et qui sert à naviguer au milieu des glaces flottantes (GRUSS 1952). Prononc. et Orth. : [ajsbo:t]. Plur. ice boats. Étymol. et Hist. 1879 (Yacht, p. 54 ds BONN., p. 75 76).… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ice|boat — «YS BOHT», noun. 1. a triangular frame on runners, fitted with sails or an engine for sailing on ice at great speed. One runner, for steering, is attached to the front or rear of the body, and the other two are at the ends of a crosspiece. 2. =… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ice|boat|er — «YS BOH tuhr», noun. a person who engages in iceboating …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ice boat — An ice boat (often spelled as iceboat , once called an ice scooter) is a boat or purpose built framework similar in appearance to a sail boat but fitted with skis or runners (skates) and designed to run over ice instead of (liquid) water, known… …   Wikipedia

  • ice boat — boat equipped with runners which glide over frozen surfaces …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ice boat — /ˈaɪs boʊt/ (say uys boht) noun 1. a fishing boat with an insulated hull with a capacity to chill and store large amounts of fish. 2. → iceboat …   Australian English dictionary

  • ice-boat — …   Useful english dictionary

  • ice|boat|ing — «YS BOHT ihng», noun. the sport of racing or sailing an iceboat: »Iceboating is the fastest of all winter sports (Time) …   Useful english dictionary

  • City Ice Boat No. 1 — Abbildung der City Ice Boat No. 1 p1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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