HyperDic: paddle_box

English > 1 sense of the expression paddle box:
NOUNartifactpaddle box, paddle-boxa wooden covering for the upper part of a paddlewheel
English > paddle box: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA wooden covering for the upper part of a paddlewheel.
Synonympaddle-box
Part ofpaddlewheel, paddle wheelA large wheel fitted with paddles and driven by an engine in order to propel a boat
BroadercoveringAn artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

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