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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a springboard projecting over a swimming pool, lake, etc., for use as a takeoff in diving
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A flexible board from which a dive may be executed, secured at one end and projecting over water at the other. Also called springboard.