ice skating in which the skater traces intricate patterns on the ice.
a type of ice skating developed from this, emphasizing jumps, spins, and other movements that combine athletic skills and dance techniques.
a competitive sport in which the skater is required to execute school figures and to perform one or more original programs of difficult jumps, spins, etc., to a musical setting.
ice skating in which the skater traces outlines of selected patterns
the whole art of skating, as distinct from skating at speed
[fig-yuh-reen] /ˌfɪg yəˈrin/ noun 1. a small ornamental figure of pottery, metal, plastic, etc.; statuette. /ˌfɪɡəˈriːn/ noun 1. a small carved or moulded figure; statuette n. 1854, from French figurine (16c.), from Italian figurina, diminutive of figura, from Latin figura (see figure (n.)).
- Fig wart
fig wart n. See genital wart.
noun 1. a chalcid wasp, Blastophaga psenes, introduced into the U.S. from Europe, that pollinates figs, usually of the Smyrna variety.
[fig-wurt, -wawrt] /ˈfɪgˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt/ noun 1. any of numerous tall, usually coarse woodland plants of the genus Scrophularia, having a terminal cluster of small greenish-brown to purplish-brown flowers. /ˈfɪɡˌwɜːt/ noun 1. any scrophulariaceous plant of the N temperate genus Scrophularia, having square stems and small brown or greenish flowers