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gymkhana

noun [C] uk   us   /dʒɪmˈkɑː.nə/ mainly UK
an event at which people ride horses, taking part in various competitions involving horse racing and jumping over special fences
Translations of “gymkhana”
in Arabic حَفلة رِياضِيّة…
in Korean 마술 경연 대회…
in Malaysian gimkhana…
in French gymkhana…
in Italian meeting di gare equestri…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賽馬會…
in Vietnamese cuộc biểu diễn thể dục thể thao…
in Spanish competición deportiva…
in Portuguese competição hípica…
in Thai วันแสดงการขี่ม้า…
in German das Sportfest…
in Catalan concurs eqüestre…
in Japanese (馬術の)競技会…
in Indonesian pertandingan berkuda…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赛马会…
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