from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A life preserver in the form of a sleeveless jacket or vest.

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  • n. an article of protective clothing that is designed to keep the wearer's head floating above the surface of the water.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. life preserver consisting of a sleeveless jacket of buoyant or inflatable design


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