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pommel horse Line breaks: pom¦mel horse

Definition of pommel horse in English:


A vaulting horse fitted with a pair of curved handgrips, used for a gymnastic exercise consisting of swings of the legs and body.
Example sentences
  • Asked if hitting a baseball is harder than swinging on the pommel horse, Johnson regarded both with respect.
  • Tikhonovsky won floor exercise, but Kryukov claimed gold on the pommel horse, parallel bars, and high bar.
  • It has become a byword for elegant and difficult exercises, especially on the pommel horse.
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