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toboggan

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Toboggan \To*bog"gan\, noun [Corruption of American Indian odabagan a sled.] A kind of sledge made of pliable board, turned up at one or both ends, used for coasting down hills or prepared inclined planes; also, a sleigh or sledge, to be drawn by dogs, or by hand, over soft and deep snow. [Written also {tobogan}, and {tarbogan}.]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Toboggan \To*bog"gan\, verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Tobogganed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tobogganing}.] To slide down hill over the snow or ice on a toboggan. --Barilett. Tobogganer

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

toboggan

noun

1: a long narrow sled without runners; boards curve upward in front

verb

1: move along on a luge or toboggan [syn: {toboggan}, {luge}]


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