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pole vault

noun [U]  us   /ˈpoʊl ˌvɔlt/
a sports competition in which you hold a long, stiff pole near one end and force it to bend so that when it straightens, it pushes you up over a high bar
Translations of “pole vault”
in Korean 장대 높이 뛰기…
in Arabic القَفز بِالزانة…
in Portuguese salto com vara…
in Catalan salt amb perxa…
in Japanese 棒高跳び…
in Italian salto con l’asta…
in Russian прыжок с шестом…
in Turkish yüksek atlama…
in Polish skok o tyczce…
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