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in-line skate

n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) another name for Rollerblade
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in′-line skate′


n.
a roller skate with typically four hard-rubber wheels in a straight line resembling the blade of an ice skate.
[1985–90]
in′-line skat′er, n.
in′-line skat′ing, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.in-line skate - a shoe with a line of rollers fixed to the solein-line skate - a shoe with a line of rollers fixed to the sole
Rollerblade - (trademark) an in-line skate
skate - sports equipment that is worn on the feet to enable the wearer to glide along and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs
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The final stage of the scheme will see the January 2012 opening of the first Welsh public day spa, a soft play area for children and an indoor extreme sporting arena with a high ropes course and skate park for scooters, inline skates and BMX bikes.
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