• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Papboat A kind of sauce boat or dish.
    • Papboat (Zoöl) A large spiral East Indian marine shell (Turbinella rapha); -- so called because used by native priests to hold the oil for anointing.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n papboat An open vessel used for holding pap for children.
    • n papboat A shell of the family Turbinellidæ; a false volute, as Trubinella rapha.
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