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cradleboard

[kreyd-l-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈkreɪd lˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a wooden frame worn on the back, used by North American Indian women for carrying an infant.
Also, cradle board.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; cradle + board
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  • Then the baby was then placed in a cradleboard, and the mother went back to work.

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