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forward roll

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Other sports
forward rollˌforward ˈroll noun [countable] British English 🔊 🔊 DSOa movement in gymnastics in which you roll over forwards onto your back so that your feet go over your head syn somersault
Examples from the Corpus
forward rollI don't want to do a forward roll because that's what a stuntman does.Oxford gave the 54,000 crowd the imperfect example of pressure, a sustained forward roll that yielded exactly zero.
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