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figure skatingnoun [U]

uk   us  
a ​type of skating that ​involvescircularpatterns and often ​includesjumps
figure skater
noun [C]
(Definition of figure skating from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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figure skatingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈfɪɡ·jər ˌskeɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
a ​type of ​ice skating ​involvingpatterns, ​jumps, and ​dancesteps
figure skater
noun [C]  /ˈfɪɡ·jər ˌskeɪ·t̬ər/
Thirty-five figure skaters will ​compete in the ​nationalcompetition.
(Definition of figure skating from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “figure skating”
in Chinese (Simplified) 花样滑冰…
in Chinese (Traditional) 花式滑冰…
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