kickboard

[ kik-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈkɪkˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /

noun Swimming.

a buoyant, usually small board that is used to support the arms of a swimmer, used chiefly in practicing kicking movements.

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