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(Gymnastics) a gymnastic exercise in which the trunk is bent backwards until the hands touch the floor
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an acrobatic feat in which one bends backward from a standing position until the hands touch the floor.
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|Noun||1.||backbend - an acrobatic feat in which the trunk is bent backward from a standing position until the hands touch the floor|
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