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A quadrimaran is a four hulled watercraft.[1] Its defining factor is four hulls, placing it within the multihull category. It has one more hull than a trimaran, and one less hull than a pentamaran. Conventional western vessels, by contrast, are monohulls.


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 William Hockberger (2007). "Quadrimaran Ferries - High Speed with Shallow Draft" (PDF). Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting. Retrieved January 2015.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)