Definition of diving in English:

diving

Line breaks: div¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈdʌɪvɪŋ
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • 1The sport or activity of swimming or exploring under water.
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    • Players do not have the option of diving down and exploring.
    • I would just love to spend a few months here exploring the diving among the hundreds of islands.
    • Reef diving is the main sporting attraction, with the waters being home to over 100 species of coral and 900 species of fish.
  • 2The sport or activity of diving into water from a diving board.
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    • Critical input is high, too, at the synchronised diving.
    • But Justin made the team with the help of his brother in synchronized diving.
    • Often it's because every Premiership squad seems to be practising synchronized diving once a week.

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