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English definition of “cartwheel”

cartwheel

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɑːt.wiːl/ us    /ˈkɑːrt-/
a fast skilful movement like a wheel turning, in which you throw yourself sideways onto one hand, then onto both hands with your legs and arms straight and your legs pointing up, before landing on your feet again
cartwheel
verb [I] uk   us  
(Definition of cartwheel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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