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paddleboard

[pad-l-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈpæd lˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a type of surfboard with one end rounded and the other tapered to a point, used chiefly in surfing and often in lifesaving.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90; paddle1 + board
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  • In addition, it offers stand-up paddleboard rentals, kayak rentals and a variety of beach programs throughout the summer.
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paddleboard

/ˈpædəlˌbɔːd/
noun
1.
a long narrow surfboard
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