Definición de shuttlecock en inglés:

shuttlecock

Saltos de línea: shuttle|cock
Pronunciación: /ˈʃʌt(ə)lkɒk
 
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  • A cork to which feathers are attached to form a cone shape, or a similar object of plastic, struck with rackets in the games of badminton and battledore: figurative the area became one of those historical shuttlecocks
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    • There were also some children who, perhaps intrigued by badminton star Nigelia Saunders' Olympic debut, used their purple plastic rackets to knock shuttlecocks over a purple and lime-green net to each other.
    • Its primitive racquets and feather shuttlecocks were soon rendered obsolete by the discovery of celluloid.
    • Adults still play a game with a shuttlecock made out of corn.

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