outboard motor definition

  • noun:
    • A detachable engine mounted on outboard brackets or from the stern of a boat.
    • A detachable and pivotable propulsion unit fitted throughout the transom of a boat, comprising an engine that pushes a propeller.
    • internal-combustion motor that supports at stern of small boat

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