Definition of redningskoite in English:

redningskoite

noun

(also redningschoite)
  • A type of sailing lifeboat used around the coast of Norway, designed to be both stable and manoeuvrable in heavy seas.

Pronunciation

redningskoite

/ˈrɛdnɪŋˌskɔɪtə/ /ˈrɛdnɪŋˌʃɔɪtə/

Origin

Early 20th century. From Norwegian redningsskøyte from rednings, genitive of redning rescue + skøyte a type of fishing vessel.