skating position

noun

Definition of skating position

: a figure skating and folk dancing position in which partners are side by side with arms crossed in front and identical hands clasped

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“Skating position.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skating%20position. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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