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gymnasticsnoun [U]

uk   /dʒɪmˈnæs.tɪks/ us   /dʒɪmˈnæs.tɪks/
gymnastic
adjective [before noun] uk   /dʒɪmˈnæs.tɪk/ us   /dʒɪmˈnæs.tɪk/
B2 a gymnastic display
(Definition of gymnastics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gymnasticsnoun [U]

us   /dʒɪmˈnæs·tɪks/
physical exercises that increase the body’s strength, balance, and ability to move gracefully, often using special equipment, or the competitive sport of performing such exercises
(Definition of gymnastics from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gymnastics”
in Arabic جُمْباز…
in Korean 체조…
in Portuguese ginástica…
in Catalan gimnàstica…
in Japanese 器械体操, 体操…
in Chinese (Simplified) 体操, 体操训练…
in Turkish jimnastik oyunları/sporları yarışması…
in Russian гимнастика…
in Chinese (Traditional) 體操, 體操訓練…
in Italian ginnastica…
in Polish gimnastyka…
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