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sculling

noun [U] uk   /ˈskʌl.ɪŋ/ us  
the sport of rowing in a small, narrow boat designed for one, two, or four people, who use two small oars (= poles with flat ends) each, to move the boat
Translations of “sculling”
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙槳賽艇運動…
in Chinese (Simplified) 双桨赛艇运动…
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