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figure skating

noun

Simple Definition of figure skating

  • : ice-skating in which the skaters perform various jumps, spins, and dance movements

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of figure skating

  1. :  skating characterized by the performance of various jumps, spins, and dance movements and formerly by the tracing of prescribed figures

figure skater noun

1852

First Known Use of figure skating

1852


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