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    in a novel

    'He lay on a neatly laid-out mattress of old pads in the slips cradle...'

    In the above sentence, what does 'in the slips cradle' mean?

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    Re: in a novel

    Quote Originally Posted by beaware View Post
    'He lay on a neatly laid-out mattress of old pads in the slips cradle...'

    In the above sentence, what does 'in the slips cradle' mean?
    Hi beaware
    To my mind it means 'in the deckchair' or 'beach chair'.
    S.M.

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    Re: in a novel

    slips cradle is a training tool for cricket.

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