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bone shaker

noun, Slang.
1.
an early-model bicycle, especially one with hard rubber tires.
2.
any uncomfortable vehicle.
3.
a rough ride in a vehicle.
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boneshaker

/ˈbəʊnˌʃeɪkə/
noun
1.
an early type of bicycle having solid tyres and no springs
2.
(slang) any decrepit or rickety vehicle
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