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Definition of skating noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    skating

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈskeɪt̮ɪŋ//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1(also ice skating) the sport or activity of moving on ice on skates to go skating see also figure skating, speed skating
  2. 2= roller skating
  3. Idioms
    be skating/walking on thin ice
     
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    to be taking a risk
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: skating