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- noun surfing A type of
surfboardwhich is similar in shape to a mal(ie. a malibu, or longboard) but shorter, being perhaps 7 to 8 feet where a mal is about 9 feet (surfboards are always measured in feet, even in metric countries).
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Surfing and fishing gear - 1 x 7′ 2″ mini-mal with two wetsuits, wax and spare leggie, 2 rods and tackle box
The surfed looked great so we went to the local surf shop and rented two mini-mal (7 foot 2 ") surfboards and after negotiating angles, we fit them into our car and headed back to the beach.