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Can you name the types of sea-going ships, both ancient and modern?

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FeaturesShip Type
Long, fast ship with three or four masts used after the Napoleonic Wars in trade
Largest of the Viking vessels and used as war-ships
Small, maneuverable warship used for coastal patrol
Common whaling vessel with two masts with square rigged sails
Three-masted square-rigged warship with two full decks
Ship armed with cannon, like a galley, but propelled mainly by sail
Three-masted vessel adaptable to either lateen or square rigged sails, used by Columbus
Square-rigged, two masted warship
FeaturesShip Type
Greek vessel with three rows of oars on each side of Phoenician origin
Ships with two or more masts, both with fore- and aft-sails
Traditional Arab sailing vessel with one or more lateen sails
Vessel primarily used by the Barbary Corsairs with three lateen-rigged masts
Greek sailing vessel with single square sail
Standard vessel for trade and exploration in mid-16th century Europe, Spanish origin
Wooden ships of composite construction sheathed in thick iron plates
Large, three- or four-masted multi-decked sailing vessel used by European nations during the Age of Exploration

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