Definition of figure skating
: skating characterized by the performance of various jumps, spins, and dance movements and formerly by the tracing of prescribed figures
First Known Use of figure skating
FIGURE SKATING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of figure skating for English Language Learners
: ice-skating in which the skaters perform various jumps, spins, and dance movements
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