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also bod·y-board (bŏd′ē-bôrd′)
A very short surfboard, typically having a straight front end and no fins and ridden by lying on one's chest.
intr.v. bod·y·board·ed, bod·y·board·ing, bod·y·boards also bod·y-board·ed or bod·y-board·ing or bod·y-boards
To surf on a bodyboard.

bod′y·board′er n.


(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) a surfboard that is shorter and blunter than the standard board and on which the surfer lies rather than stands. Also called: boogie board
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To calculate the market size, the study considers the revenue generated from the worldwide retail sales of bodyboards.
I got in and asked for the kids to pass me one of their bodyboards.
Flow Surf and Skate has an extensive range of gear to thrill surfing enthusiasts including surfboards, bodyboards, stand up paddle boards, wetsuits in adult and junior sizes, as well as accessories such as leashes, roof racks, boots and gloves.
On top of that are extras such as bodyboards, fishing rods, wetsuits, beach equipment and more besides.
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With our bodyboards and wet suits safely stowed in the boot, we had decided to check out the waves for the day at Manorbier beach in West Wales.
The inflatable boards resemble bodyboards used to surf waves - grooves on the underside allow riders to control the direction and stop.
Pupils were given information about beach safety flags, the lifeguards' role, how to keep safe in water and the proper use of inflatables and bodyboards as part of the talks on seaside safety.
The two lads on bodyboards were dwarfed by the 50-foot wave during the storm off the Cornish coast on Sunday.
Serious surfers choose Tunnel Vision for their surfing hardware such as surfboards, wetsuits and bodyboards,' said Jim Driscoll, chairman of Galleon and co-creator of The Cornish Riviera Pasties.