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cartwheel

an acrobatic movement in which the body makes a sideways revolution supported on the hands with arms and legs outstretched
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Cartwheel

[′kärt‚wēl]
(astronomy)
A ring galaxy found in the southern hemisphere.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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He gave chase but could not catch the inflatable, that witnesses described as "cartwheeling in the air, cartwheeling down a hill and only stopping when it hit a fence".
Cartwheeling in Thunderstorms offers readers a sympathetic and enticing portrait of a part of the world they might not have heard of before reading this book, but will certainly be intrigued by ever after.
Her local government has sent Baker a letter asking her to cease her cartwheeling because it's disruptive and poses a risk to others.