Definitions

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  • n. A type of ice skate used in speedskating, with a long skate blade attached to the sole of the skate boot via two pillars, at the heel and ball of the foot.
  • v. To skate on speedskates.

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Examples

  • Didier Defago restores downhill gold to Switzerland; Bode Miller gets bronze bcondottaoly is on his way to the men's 500 speedskate.

    The Seattle Times

  • Kramer, Davis lead chase for speedskate gold - AFP News: Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics and Paralympics Tae-Bum Mo of South Korea wins gold in men's 500-meter speedskating

    BallHype - Top Sports News, Videos, and Blogs

  • Or how about the man who simply walks around with a speedskate seemingly soldered to the top of his obviously warped cranium?

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • I would have loved for them to speedskate, but they don't want to.

    Boston.com Top Stories

  • Michael Schuler and Elizabeth Einset have shovelled and maintained two international length speedskate short-tracks for the past couple weeks.

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  • "When I was 14 years old and learning to speedskate, I had no idea you guys would be asking me, 'How does it feel to be the most decorated Olympian in U.S. history?'

    The Seattle Times

  • "When I was 14 years old and learning how to speedskate, I had no idea you guys would be talking about, 'Oh, how does it feel to be the most decorated Winter Olympics athlete of all time?'

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

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