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The answer GALLEY has 85 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of galley in various dictionaries:
noun - a large medieval vessel with a single deck propelled by sails and oars with guns at stern and prow
noun - (classical antiquity) a crescent-shaped seagoing vessel propelled by oars
noun - the kitchen area for food preparation on an airliner
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Place for proofs|
|Bireme or trireme|
|Kitchen on a ship|
|The old ship is in the ship|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|An early warship propelled by oars, it's now just the kitchen on a ship|
|It's the name shared by an early warship propelled by oars & the kitchen of a boat or ship|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|A low, flat ship with one or more sails and up to three banks of oars, chiefly used for warfare or piracy and often manned by slaves or criminals.|
|The kitchen in a ship or aircraft.|
|A printer's proof in the form of long single-column strips, not in sheets or pages.|
|a kitchen in a ship or aircraft|
|(in the past) a long, low ship with sails that was usually rowed by prisoners or slaves:|
|the area for food preparation on a ship|
|the kitchen area for food preparation on an airliner|
|(classical antiquity) a crescent-shaped seagoing vessel propelled by oars|
|a large medieval vessel with a single deck propelled by sails and oars with guns at stern and prow a complement of 1,000 men used mainly in the Mediterranean for war and trading|
|Nautical A large, usually single-decked medieval ship of shallow draft, propelled by sails and oars and used as a merchant ship or warship in the Mediterranean.|
A galley is a type of ship that is propelled mainly by rowing. The galley is characterized by its long, slender hull, shallow draft and low freeboard (clearance between sea and railing). Virtually all types of galleys had sails that could be used in favorable winds, but human strength was always the primary method of propulsion. This allowed galleys to navigate independently of winds and currents. The galley originated among the seafaring civilizations around the Mediterranean Sea in the late second millennium BC and remained in use in various forms until the early 19th century in warfare, trade and piracy.|
* Galleys were the warships used by the early Mediterranean naval powers, including the Greeks, Phoenicians and Romans. They remained the dominant types of vessels used for war and piracy in the Mediterranean Sea until the last decades of the 16th century. As warships, galleys carried various types of weapons throughout their long existence, including rams, catapults and cannons, but