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shuttlecock

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈʃʌtlkɒk/ mainly UK ( US birdie)
a small object with feathers that is used like a ball in badminton (= sport like tennis) Tennis and racket sports
Translations of “shuttlecock”
in Korean 셔틀콕…
in Arabic كُرة الريشة…
in Portuguese peteca, volante…
in Catalan volant…
in Japanese (バドミントンの)羽根, シャトルコック…
in Italian volano (gioco del badminton)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羽毛球…
in Russian волан (в бадминтоне)…
in Turkish bedminton topu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羽毛球…
in Polish lotka…
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