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skydive

[ skahy-dahyv ]
/ ˈskaɪˌdaɪv /
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verb (used without object), sky·dived or sky·dove; sky·dived; sky·div·ing.

to engage in skydiving.

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Origin of skydive

First recorded in 1960–65; sky + dive
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British Dictionary definitions for skydive

skydive
/ (ˈskaɪˌdaɪv) /

verb -dives, -diving or -dived or US -dove or -dived

(intr) to take part in skydiving
skydiver, noun
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