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skin div·ing

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  1. skin diving, skin-divenoun

    underwater swimming without any more breathing equipment than a snorkel


  1. skin divingnoun

    The act of swimming underwater with equipment.


  1. skin diving

    Skin diving is a type of underwater diving in which a diver swims underwater without the assistance of a breathing apparatus such as scuba gear. Instead, divers typically rely on holding their breath (free-diving) or the use of a snorkel to breathe while floating on the surface. This activity is usually done to observe marine life, for underwater photography, spear fishing, or for exploration and enjoyment.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skin diving in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skin diving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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