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snowboard

[snoh-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈsnoʊˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a board for gliding on snow, resembling a wide ski, to which both feet are secured and that one rides in an upright position.
Origin
Related forms
snowboarder, noun
snowboarding, noun
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Examples from the web for snowboarding
  • As equipment and skills improved, gradually snowboarding became more accepted.
  • These styles are used for both recreational and professional snowboarding.
  • Like other winter sports, snowboarding comes with a certain level of danger.
  • Knee ligament injuries are number one in the list of snowboarding and skiing injuries.
  • snowboarding films have become a main part of progression in the sport.
  • Unlike in snowboarding, ski poles are generally used when monoskiing.
British Dictionary definitions for snowboarding

snowboard

/ˈsnəʊˌbɔːd/
noun
1.
a shaped board, resembling a skateboard without wheels, on which a person can stand to slide across snow
Derived Forms
snowboarder, noun
Word Origin
C20: on the model of surfboard

snowboarding

/ˈsnəʊˌbɔːdɪŋ/
noun
1.
the sport of moving across snow on a snowboard
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