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  • noun Plural form of bone-shaker.


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  • Old bone-shakers, they were; wooden wheels and a solid wrought iron backbone.

    The Rival Campers Ashore The Mystery of the Mill

  • Hugh stood before an old coloured print representing the hobby-horse school -- the days of the "bone-shakers" -- and studied it.

    Mademoiselle of Monte Carlo

  • On certain weekends in the summer it is clogged with crocodiles of puttering bone-shakers from this or that owners 'club, driven by men in goggles and women in headscarves.

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