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Pronunciation of Biathlon: Learn how to pronounce Biathlon in English correctly

Learn how to say Biathlon correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word biathlon:

noun
a Nordic skiing event in which the competitors combine cross-country skiing and rifle shooting.
Derivatives
biathlete
Pronunciation: /-liːt/

noun
Origin:
1950s: from bi- ‘two’ + Greek athlon ‘contest’, on the pattern of pentathlon. Compare with duathlon