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gymnastnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdʒɪm·næst, -nəst/
a person who is skilled at performing controlled physical exercises, often on special equipment, sometimes in sports competitions
(Definition of gymnast from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gymnast”
in Arabic لاعِب جُمْباز…
in Korean 체조 선수…
in Portuguese ginasta…
in Catalan gimnasta…
in Japanese 体操選手…
in Chinese (Simplified) 擅长体操的人, 体操运动员…
in Turkish jimnastikçi…
in Russian гимнаст…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擅長體操的人, 體操運動員…
in Italian ginnasta…
in Polish gimnasty-k/czka…
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