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surfing

verb
present participle of surf

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The first known use of surfing was in 1926

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“Surfing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/surfing. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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