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skydiving

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈskaɪˌdaɪ.vɪŋ/
a sport in which a person jumps from an aircraft and falls for as long as possible before opening a parachute
skydiver
noun [C] uk   /-vər/  us   /-vɚ/
Translations of “skydiving”
in Chinese (Traditional) (延緩張傘的)跳傘運動…
in Russian затяжной прыжок с парашютом…
in Turkish paraşütle atlama sporu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (延缓张伞的)跳伞运动…
in Polish spadochroniarstwo…
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