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shuttlecock

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Other sports
shuttlecockshut‧tle‧cock /ˈʃʌtlkɒk $ -kɑːk/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 shuttlecock.jpg DSOa small light object that you hit over the net in the game of badminton syn birdie American English
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shuttlecockIf the consumer decides to participate then he or she will require a racket, shuttlecocks, clothing and footwear.I suddenly saw her as the shuttlecock in the game her husband is playing with his inamorata.
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