floor exercise

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floor exercise

n.
An event in competitive gymnastics that consists of various tumbling maneuvers performed on a mat.
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floor′ ex`ercise


n.
a competitive gymnastics event in which each entrant performs a routine of acrobatic tumbling feats and balletic movements without using any apparatus.
[1970–75]
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