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pole vault

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pole vault, pole vaulting, pole jump, pole jumping(noun)

    a competition that involves jumping over a high crossbar with the aid of a long pole

Wiktionary

  1. pole vault(Noun)

    a jumping event contested in track and field which requires an athlete to carry a fiberglass pole down a runway, plant the pole into a vaulting box and vault over a fiberglass bar, landing on a matted pit

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  1. Pole vault

    Pole vaulting is a track and field event in which a person uses a long, flexible pole as an aid to leap over a bar. Pole jumping competitions were known to the ancient Greeks, Cretans and Celts. It has been a full medal event at the Olympic Games since 1896 for men and 2000 for women.

How to pronounce pole vault?

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How to say pole vault in sign language?

  1. polevault

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pole vault in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pole vault in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of pole vault in a Sentence

  1. Sandi Morris:

    We had swirling winds and head winds, which really affect you in the pole vault because your pole is pretty much like a sail.

  2. The Frenchman:

    I was in good shape and I don't really know what went wrong, 5.90 meters usually is not difficult for me. But it happens to everyone... Pole vault is like this. You never know.

  3. Don Pellmann:

    It’s a poor day because I should have got that pole vault, too, and I should have had better marks on most of these [others]. But I’m glad I got the 100 record – that’s the one I wanted the most.

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