water polo Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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water polonoun [U]

uk   us  
a ​gameplayed in ​water in which two ​teams of ​swimmerstry to get the ​ball into the other team's ​goal
(Definition of water polo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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water polonoun [U]

 us   /ˈwɔ·t̬ər ˌpoʊ·loʊ, ˈwɑt̬·ər/
a ​gameplayed in water in which two ​teamstry to get the ​ball into the other team’s ​goal
(Definition of water polo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “water polo”
in Arabic كُرة الماء…
in Korean 수구…
in Portuguese polo aquático…
in Catalan waterpolo…
in Japanese 水球…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水球运动…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水球運動…
in Italian pallanuoto…
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