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gymkhana

noun [C] uk   /dʒɪmˈkɑː.nə/ mainly UK us  
an event at which people ride horses, taking part in various competitions involving horse racing and jumping over special fences
Translations of “gymkhana”
in Spanish competición deportiva…
in Korean 마술 경연 대회…
in Arabic حَفلة رِياضِيّة…
in Portuguese competição hípica…
in French gymkhana…
in German das Sportfest…
in Catalan concurs eqüestre…
in Japanese (馬術の)競技会…
in Italian meeting di gare equestri…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賽馬會…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赛马会…
(Definition of gymkhana from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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