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shuttlecock

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noun shut·tle·cock \ˈshə-təl-ˌkäk\

Definition of shuttlecock

  1. :  a lightweight conical object with a rounded often rubber-covered nose that is used in badminton

Illustration of shuttlecock

1522

First Known Use of shuttlecock

1522


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shuttlecock

verb shut·tle·cock

Definition of shuttlecock

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to send or toss to and fro :  bandy

1687

First Known Use of shuttlecock

1687


SHUTTLECOCK Defined for English Language Learners

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shuttlecock

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noun shut·tle·cock \ˈshə-təl-ˌkäk\

Definition of shuttlecock for English Language Learners

  • : a light object shaped like a cone that is hit over the net in the game of badminton


SHUTTLECOCK Defined for Kids

shuttlecock

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noun shut·tle·cock \ˈshə-təl-ˌkäk\

Definition of shuttlecock for Students

  1. :  a light cone-shaped object that is used in badminton



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