Meaning of “gymnastics” in the English Dictionary

"gymnastics" in British English

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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)

"gymnastics" in American English

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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)