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[snoh-bawrd, -bohrd]
  1. a board for gliding on snow, resembling a wide ski, to which both feet are secured and that one rides in an upright position.
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Origin of snowboard

Related formssnow·board·er, nounsnow·board·ing, noun
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  1. a shaped board, resembling a skateboard without wheels, on which a person can stand to slide across snow
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Derived Formssnowboarder, noun

Word Origin

C20: on the model of surfboard
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