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bobsleigh


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bobsled  \Bob"sled`\,  Bobsleigh  \Bob"sleigh`\,  n. 
  A  short  sled,  mostly  used  as  one  of  a  pair  connected  by  a 
  reach  or  coupling;  also  the  compound  sled  so  formed.  [U.  S.] 
 
  The  long  wagon  body  set  on  bobsleds.  --W.  D. 
  Howells. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bobsleigh 
  n  1:  formerly  two  short  sleds  coupled  together  [syn:  {bobsled}] 
  2:  a  long  racing  sled  (for  2  or  more  people)  with  a  steering 
  mechanism  [syn:  {bobsled}] 




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