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Catamaran (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Catamaran

An old scraggy woman; from a kind of float made of spars and yards lashed together, for saving ship-wrecked persons.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

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