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English definition of “skate”

skate

noun [C] (BOOT)    /skeɪt/ (plural skates)
A2 a special boot with a thin metal bar fixed to the bottom that you wear to move quickly on ice, or a boot with four small wheels fixed to the bottom so that you can move over a hard surface: a pair of ice skates a pair of roller skatesSkates and skateboards
(Definition of skate noun (BOOT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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