a jump in which the skater leaps from the back inside edge of one skate, making one full rotation of the body in the air, and lands on the back outside edge of the other skate.
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How to use Salchow in a sentence
Hanyu’s first jump, a planned quadruple Salchow, was only a single, and he received no points for it.Nathan Chen Sets Himself Up for the Gold Medal With a World Record Short Program | Alice Park | February 8, 2022 | Time
British Dictionary definitions for salchow
a figure-skating jump made from the inner backward edge of one foot with one, two, or three full turns in the air, returning to the outer backward edge of the opposite foot
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