multisport

adjective
mul·​ti·​sport | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈspȯrt How to pronounce multisport (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multisport

: involving two or more different sports a multisport competition also, of an athlete : skilled in playing two or more different sports For one thing, they signed multisport players like junior quarterback Ortege Jenkins, who spent two years as a backup shooting guard on the Arizona basketball team … — Ivan Maisel

First Known Use of multisport

1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Multisport.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multisport. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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