Definition of 'galleon'
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Example sentences containing 'galleon'
SEIZE THE RECKLESS WIND (2002) YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
She swept past Hollis like a galleon in full sail, snapped an order then came about, bearing off on another tack.AMAGANSETT (2002)
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