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hydrofoil

hy·dro·foil

hydrofoil

 
pronunciation:
haI dr foIl
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a winglike structure that is attached to a vessel to raise its hull above the water when the vessel is moving and thus to increase its speed.
definition 2: a vessel equipped with such a structure.
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