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noun [uncountable] slacklining pronunciation in American English /ˈslækˌlaɪnɪŋ/
  1. 1
    the sport of walking or balancing on a piece of flat nylon rope stretched above the ground
    If you’ve ever wanted to walk a tightrope high above the circus floor but got nervous just thinking about it, slacklining may be for you.
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
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    the activity of walking on a small bouncy nylon rope placed a short distance above the ground
    Ultimately slacklining is a dangerous sport if practiced high enough off the ground, and at the very least can result in crushed delicate bits.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 28/05/2011

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