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somersault

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsʌməsɔːlt/
a movement in which you roll your body forwards or backwards so that your feet go over your head and come back down to the ground againGymnastics
somersault verb [I]
Translations of “somersault”
in Korean 재주넘기…
in Arabic شَقْلَبة…
in French culbute…
in Turkish takla, perende…
in Italian capriola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 筋斗…
in Russian сальто…
in Polish fikołek, koziołek, przewrót…
in Spanish salto mortal…
in Portuguese cambalhota…
in German der Purzelbaum…
in Catalan tombarella…
in Japanese 宙返り, とんぼ返り…
in Chinese (Simplified) 筋斗…
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