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surfing

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈsɜːfɪŋ/
sport A2 the sport of riding on a wave on a special boardWater sportsSwimmingSailing and boating
Internet the activity of looking at a lot of different things on the InternetInternet terminology and abbreviations
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