Definition of parallel bars in English:

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parallel bars

Pronunciation: /ˈperəˌlel bärz/

plural noun

A pair of parallel rails mounted on posts, used in gymnastics.
Example sentences
  • Her routine on the parallel bars includes combinations that are unique.
  • Women's gymnastic events include balance beam, uneven parallel bars, combined exercises, floor exercises, vaulting, and rhythmic sportive gymnastics.
  • Check out the male and female weight lifters and body builders at Muscle Beach with it's free weights, rings, parallel bars, balance bar, and other gymnastics apparatus.

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Syllabification: par·al·lel bars

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