Handspring definition

hăndsprĭng
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A somersault made with the assistance of the hands placed upon the ground.
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A gymnastic feat in which the body is flipped completely forward or backward from an upright position, landing first on the hands and then on the feet.
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A tumbling feat in which the performer turns over in midair with one or both hands touching the ground, floor, etc.
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Noun

Singular:
handspring
Plural:
handsprings