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toboggannoun [C]

uk   /təˈbɒɡ.ən/ us   /təˈbɑː.ɡən/
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toboggannoun [C]

us   /təˈbɑɡ·ən/
a piece of equipment used for sliding over snow and ice which consists of long, thin boards fixed together that curve up at the front
(Definition of toboggan from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “toboggan”
in Korean 터보건…
in Arabic زَلاقة…
in Malaysian tobogan…
in French luge…
in Russian санки…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長雪橇,平底雪橇…
in Italian toboga…
in Turkish kıvrık burunlu kızak…
in Polish sanki, tobogan…
in Spanish trineo, tobogán…
in Vietnamese xe trượt băng…
in Portuguese tobogã…
in Thai เลื่อนหิมะ…
in German der Rodelschlitten…
in Catalan tobogan…
in Japanese トボガン(平底のそり)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长雪橇,平底雪橇…
in Indonesian kereta luncur…
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