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pole vaultnoun [U]

us   /ˈpoʊl ˌvɔlt/
a sports competition in which you hold a long, stiff pole near one end and force it to bend so that when it straightens, it pushes you up over a high bar
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Translations of “pole vault”
in Arabic القَفز بِالزانة…
in Korean 장대 높이 뛰기…
in Portuguese salto com vara…
in Catalan salt amb perxa…
in Japanese 棒高跳び…
in Turkish yüksek atlama…
in Russian прыжок с шестом…
in Italian salto con l’asta…
in Polish skok o tyczce…
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