half-pipe

noun
\ ˈhaf-ˌpīp How to pronounce half-pipe (audio) , ˈhäf- \

Definition of half-pipe

: a U-shaped high-sided ramp or runway used especially in snowboarding, skateboarding, or in-line skating

First Known Use of half-pipe

1978, in the meaning defined above

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“Half-pipe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/half-pipe. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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half-pipe

noun
How to pronounce half-pipe (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of half-pipe

: a curved structure with high sides that is used for doing tricks on a skateboard, snowboard, etc.

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