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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 Arabic شَقْلَبة…
in Korean 재주넘기…
in Malaysian balik kuang…
in French culbute…
in Turkish takla, perende…
in Italian capriola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 筋斗…
in Russian сальто…
in Polish fikołek, koziołek, przewrót…
in Vietnamese cú nhảy lộn nhào…
in Spanish salto mortal…
in Portuguese cambalhota…
in Thai การตีลังกา…
in German der Purzelbaum…
in Catalan tombarella…
in Japanese 宙返り, とんぼ返り…
in Indonesian jungkir balik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 筋斗…
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