from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun plural A piece of gymnastic equipment consisting of two horizontal bars set at different heights on adjustable supports and used for swinging maneuvers and transitions from one bar to the other.

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  • noun gymnastics A set of apparatus used by female gymnasts consisting of two horizontal bars at a small distance apart and set at different heights.
  • noun gymnastics A gymnastics event using the uneven bars.

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  • noun a pair of parallel bars set at different heights; used in women's gymnastics


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