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half-pipe

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1. (Skateboarding) a structure with a U-shaped cross-section, used in performing stunts in skateboarding, snowboarding, rollerblading, etc
2. (Skiing) a structure with a U-shaped cross-section, used in performing stunts in skateboarding, snowboarding, rollerblading, etc
3. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a structure with a U-shaped cross-section, used in performing stunts in skateboarding, snowboarding, rollerblading, etc
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The indoor, multi-level half-pipe skate park (rendering above) is the first-ever conceived amenity of its kind of any NYC residential project.
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