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shoofly

[shoo-flahy] /ˈʃuˌflaɪ/
noun, plural shooflies.
1.
a child's rocker having a seat supported between two boards cut and painted to resemble animals.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; shoo + fly2
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