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Zamboni

Syllabification: Zam·bo·ni
Pronunciation: /ˌzamˈbōnē
 
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Definition of Zamboni in English:

noun

trademark
A machine used to resurface ice for skating.
Example sentences
  • Walking briskly, he covers the meat-packing district in concentric passes the way a Zamboni sweeps an ice rink.
  • You may feel like a Zamboni driver smoothing ice after you get the hang of it!

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