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skydiving

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noun sky·div·ing \-ˌdī-viŋ\

Simple Definition of skydiving

  • : the sport of jumping from an airplane and falling through the sky before opening a parachute

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of skydiving

  1. :  the sport of jumping from an airplane at a moderate altitude (as 6000 feet) and executing various body maneuvers before pulling the rip cord of a parachute

skydive play \-ˌdīv\ intransitive verb
skydiver noun

1957

First Known Use of skydiving

1957


SKYDIVING Defined for Kids

skydiving

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noun sky·div·ing \ˈskī-ˌdī-viŋ\

Definition of skydiving for Students

  1. :  the sport of jumping from an airplane using a parachute




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