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noun [uncountable] wakeboarding pronunciation in American English /ˈweɪkˌbɔrdɪŋ/
  1. 1
    a type of water-skiing (=a sport where you are pulled through the water by a boat) where you use a board instead of a ski and perform skillful jumping movements in the air
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    a type of water sport in which athletes are pulled by a boat and use the wake created to jump and spin in the air

    One of the most serious injuries as a result of wakeboarding is a concussion.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 12/02/2013

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