iceboat definition

  • noun:
    • A boatlike car set on sharp runners, useful for cruising on ice.
    • See icebreaker.
    • An ice boat.
    • An icebreaker; a ship that breaks through ice.
    • a very good steamboat for breaking a channel through ice.
    • A ship with a reinforced bow to split up ice and keep channels open for navigation; an icebreaker.
    • a sailing art with runners and a cross-shaped frame; appropriate traveling over ice; it is almost always propelled by a sail, and sometimes by an engine-powered propeller.
    • A strong vessel, propelled by steam, used to break a channel through ice.
    • A triangular or boat-shaped framework mounted on runners, and fitted with a mast, sails, etc., for sailing on ice.
    • a sailing vessel with runners and a cross-shaped frame; suited to taking a trip over ice
    • a ship with a reinforced bow to split up ice and hold networks available for navigation

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