noun Chiefly British.
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Origin of free diving
First recorded in 1950–55
OTHER WORDS FROM free divingfree diver, noun
Words nearby free diving
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British Dictionary definitions for free diving
/ (ˈfriːdaɪvɪŋ) /
the sport or activity of diving without the aid of breathing apparatus
Derived forms of freedivingfreediver, noun
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