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diving board

noun [C] uk   us  
a board that sticks out over a swimming pool, from which people can dive (= jump) into water below
Translations of “diving board”
in Korean 다이빙대…
in Arabic لَوْح الغَطْس…
in Portuguese trampolim…
in Catalan trampolí…
in Japanese 飛び込み台…
in Italian trampolino…
in Chinese (Traditional) (跳水用的)跳板…
in Russian трамплин, вышка для прыжков в воду…
in Turkish (havuzda) sıçrama/atlama tahtası…
in Chinese (Simplified) (跳水用的)跳板…
in Polish trampolina…
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