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aquaplane

noun aqua·plane \ ˈä-kwə-ˌplān , ˈa- \

Definition of aquaplane

:a board on which a standing rider is towed behind a speeding motorboat

aquaplaner

noun

First Known Use of aquaplane

1912


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aquaplane

verb

Definition of aquaplane

intransitive verb
1 :to ride an aquaplane
2 British :hydroplane

First Known Use of aquaplane

1919


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