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flutterboard

[ fluht-er-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈflʌt ərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /
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noun

a kickboard.

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Origin of flutterboard

First recorded in 1945–50; flutter + board
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British Dictionary definitions for flutterboard

flutterboard
/ (ˈflʌtəˌbɔːd) /

noun

US and Canadian an oblong board or piece of polystyrene plastic used by swimmers in training or practiceBrit word: float
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