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diving

Pronunciation: /ˈdaɪvɪŋ/

Translation of diving in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (from height) saltos (masculine plural) de trampolín, clavados (masculine plural) (Latin America/América Latina)
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    1.2 (under water) submarinismo (masculine), buceo (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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