What is the difference between flatboat and moses?

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As nouns the difference between flatboat and moses

is that flatboat is a boxy, flat-bottomed boat used for carrying livestock, freight, and people on rivers while moses is .

flatboat

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A boxy, flat-bottomed boat used for carrying livestock, freight, and people on rivers.
  • See also

    * barge

    moses

    English

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The pharaonic patriarch who led the slaved Jews out of Egypt, the brother of Aaron and Miriam described in the Book of Exodus and the Quran.
  • * :
  • And the LORD came down upon mount Sinai, on the top of the mount: and the LORD called Moses' up to the top of the mount; and ' Moses went up.
  • * 1952 (w, Singin' in the Rain): Moses supposes (a song):
  • Moses' supposes his toeses are roses, / But '''Moses''' supposes erroneously, / '''Moses''' he knowses his toeses aren't roses, / As ' Moses supposes his toeses to be!
  • .
  • A dialect of the Columbia-Wenatchi language
  • Derived terms

    * Moses basket

    Noun

  • A large flatboat used in the West Indies for taking freight from shore to ship.
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