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jet ski

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jet skiing

noun [uncountable]

jet skier

noun [countable]
jet skierjet skiers noun [countable]Inflectionssingularjet skierpluraljet skiersSurfing and other sports taking place on water: aquaplane, aquaplane, body board, inner-tubing, jet ski, sailboard, surf, surfboard, surfing, wakeboarding

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boots on the ground

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