diving board


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Recent Examples on the Web The landscaped property has a pool complete with a diving board, plus a spa and a poolside cabana. Mary Grace Granados, Dallas News, 16 July 2021 The property features a koi pond, a designer chicken house and coop, raised garden beds and a 20-yard pool complete with a rock waterfall, diving board and water slide. Lia Picard, WSJ, 16 June 2021 The pool has a one-meter diving board, three-meter drop slide and interactive children’s play area. Annie Alleman, chicagotribune.com, 3 June 2021 Yet many fantasy managers with teams off to slow starts are already out on the edge of the diving board contemplating a full-on cannonball into the still chilly waters. Steve Gardner, USA TODAY, 28 Apr. 2021 The resort-like outdoor living space has a covered terrace beside a heated pool with a diving board and a spa. Dallas News, 21 Mar. 2021 Adjusting on the fly Frisco Memorial junior diver Peyton Guziec had been practicing on the same diving board her whole high school career. Dallas News, 3 Mar. 2021 Diving into the deep end Outside of Borowski and Southlake Carroll, Dallas-area schools have struggled mightily on the diving board in the last two years. Dallas News, 27 Feb. 2021 As a kid, Davis spent long days there playing basketball and ping pong and swimming, impressing other kids with his flips off the diving board. al, 21 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of diving board

1891, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of diving board was in 1891

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25 Jul 2021

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“Diving board.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diving%20board. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of diving board

: a board above a swimming pool, lake, etc., that people can jump off of to dive into the water


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