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

  • n. A buoyant device, usually in the shape of a ring, belt, or jacket, designed to keep a person afloat in the water.
  • n. Chiefly British A weapon, such as a blackjack.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A buoyant ring or vest intended to keep a person afloat.


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