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sled


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Sled  \Sled\,  n.  [Akin  to  D.  slede,  G.  schlitten  OHG.  slito, 
  Icel.  sle?i,  Sw  sl["a]de,  Dan.  sl?de,  and  E.  slide,  v.  See 
  {Slide},  and  cf  {Sledge}  a  vehicle,  {Sleigh}.] 
  1.  A  vehicle  on  runners,  used  for  conveying  loads  over  the 
  snow  or  ice;  --  in  England  called  sledge. 
 
  2.  A  small  light  vehicle  with  runners,  used  mostly  by  young 
  persons,  for  sliding  on  snow  or  ice. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Sled  \Sled\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Sledded};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Sledding}.] 
  To  convey  or  transport  on  a  sled;  as  to  sled  wood  or  timber. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  sled 
  n  :  a  vehicle  mounted  on  runners  and  pulled  by  horses  or  dogs; 
  for  transportation  over  snow  [syn:  {sledge},  {sleigh}] 
  v  :  ride  on  a  sled  [syn:  {sleigh}] 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  SLED 
  Single  Large  Expensive  Drive 
 
 




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