Salchow definitions

săl'kou'
A move in figure skating in which the skater, while skating backwards, jumps from the back inside edge of one skate, completes a full rotation, and lands on the back outside edge of the other skate.
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A figure skating jump with a takeoff from a back inside edge and landing on the back outside edge of the opposite foot after one or more rotations in the air.
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Origin of salchow

After Ulrich Salchow (1877–1949), Swedish figure skater