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Historical Examples

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a racing sledge for two or more people, with a steering mechanism enabling the driver to direct it down a steeply banked ice-covered run
(esp formerly)

a sleigh made of two short sledges joined one behind the other
one of these two short sledges

(intransitive) to ride on a bobsleigh


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