battledore and shuttlecock

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Noun1.battledore and shuttlecock - an ancient racket game
badminton - a game played on a court with light long-handled rackets used to volley a shuttlecock over a net
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We found two in a cupboard, among a heap of old toys, tops, and hoops, and battledores and shuttlecocks.