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diving board

n.
A flexible board from which a dive may be executed, secured at one end and projecting over water at the other. Also called springboard.

diving board

n
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) a platform or springboard from which swimmers may dive

spring•board

(ˈsprɪŋˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

n.
1. a flexible board anchored at one end and used in diving and gymnastics for gaining height and momentum.
2. a starting point; point of departure, as for a discussion, argument, etc.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.diving board - a springboard from which swimmers can divediving board - a springboard from which swimmers can dive
highboard - a high diving board
springboard - a flexible board for jumping upward
Translations
skákací prkno
vippe
ponnahduslauta
odskočna daska
飛び込み台
다이빙대
skakalna deska
trampolin
กระดานกระโดดน้ำ
ván nhún ở bể bơi

diving board

ntrampolino

diving board

لَوْحُ القَفْز skákací prkno vippe Sprungbrett εξέδρα καταδύσεων trampolín ponnahduslauta plongeoir odskočna daska trampolino 飛び込み台 다이빙대 duikplank stupebrett trampolina prancha de saltos, trampolim трамплин для прыжков в воду trampolin กระดานกระโดดน้ำ tramplen ván nhún ở bể bơi 跳板
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