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bobsleighnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɒb.sleɪ/  us   /ˈbɑːb-/ UK (US bobsled)
a ​smallvehicle with ​longmetalblades under it, ​built for ​racing down ​trackscovered with ​ice
(Definition of bobsleigh from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bobsleigh”
in Korean 봅슬레이…
in Arabic زَلاّجة…
in Malaysian kereta salji…
in French bobsleigh…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大雪橇…
in Italian bob…
in Spanish deslizador en nieve y hielo, bobsleigh…
in Vietnamese xe trượt băng…
in Portuguese trenó de corrida…
in Thai รถเลื่อนหิมะ…
in German der Bob…
in Catalan bob, trineu…
in Japanese (英)ボブスレー(のそり)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大雪橇…
in Indonesian pengeretan, kereta salju…
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