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cradleboard

or cra·dle board

[kreyd-l-bawrd, -bohrd]
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noun
  1. a wooden frame worn on the back, used by North American Indian women for carrying an infant.

Origin of cradleboard

First recorded in 1875–80; cradle + board
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