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Galleon meaning
[gal-ee-uh n, gal-yuh n]
Definitions of galleon is:
  • noun galleon
    a large sailing vessel of the 15th to the 17th centuries used as a fighting or merchant ship, square-rigged on the foremast and mainmast and generally lateen-rigged on one or two after masts.
  • noun galleon
    A sailing ship in use (especially by Spain) from the 15th through 17th centuries, originally as a warship, later for trade. Galleons were mainly square-rigged and usually had three or more decks and masts.
  • noun galleon
    large seagoing ship