house boat


house boat
A vessel within admiralty jurisdiction. 2 Am J2d Adm § 33.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • house-boat — [ ausbot ] n. m. • mil. XXe; angl. houseboat, de house « maison » et boat « bateau » ♦ Anglic. Bateau (souvent immobilisé) aménagé pour y vivre. Des house boats. house boat [ awsbot] n. m. ÉTYM. Mil. XXe; c …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • House boat — House House (hous), n.; pl. {Houses}. [OE. hous, hus, AS. h?s; akin to OS. & OFries. h?s, D. huis, OHG. h?s, G. haus, Icel. h?s, Sw. hus, Dan. huus, Goth. gudh?s, house of God, temple; and prob. to E. hide to conceal. See {Hide}, and cf. {Hoard} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • *house-boat — ● house boat, house boats nom masculin (anglais house boat, bateau maison) Péniche avec cabine équipée, utilisée pour le tourisme fluvial ou comme habitation flottante …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • house boat — /auzˈbot, ingl. ˈhausˌbəut/ [comp. ingl. di house «casa» e boat «imbarcazione»] loc. sost. f. inv. casa galleggiante …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • house|boat — «HOWS BOHT», noun. a boat that can be used as a place to live in, especially one having a flat bottom and a houselike structure built on the deck …   Useful english dictionary

  • house boat — {{hw}}{{house boat}}{{/hw}}Imbarcazione abitabile per acque interne, costituita da un pontone galleggiante su cui sorge una struttura per abitazione …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • house boat — hou·se boat loc.s.f.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} sorta di chiatta attrezzata come casa galleggiante o per turismo su fiumi, canali, ecc. {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1956. ETIMO: comp. di house casa e boat barca …   Dizionario italiano

  • house·boat — /ˈhaʊsˌboʊt/ noun, pl boats [count] : a boat that is also used as a house …   Useful english dictionary

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