Definition of diving board in English:

diving board

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noun

  • An elevated board projecting over a swimming pool or other body of water, from which people dive or jump in: a few children were jumping off the diving board
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    • Chessa did a perfect swan dive off the diving board into rippling water below her.
    • The other pool was a plain old rectangle with some swimming lanes, diving boards and water nets.
    • Others dived nimbly off the diving board into blue water of the deep end of the huge swimming pool.

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