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pole vault

noun

Definition of POLE VAULT

:  a vault with the aid of a pole; specifically :  a field event consisting of a vault for height over a crossbar
pole–vault intransitive verb
pole–vaulter noun

First Known Use of POLE VAULT

1877
POLE-VAULTER Defined for Kids

pole vault

noun

Definition of POLE VAULT for Kids

:  a track-and-field event in which each athlete uses a pole to jump over a high bar

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