from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The sport of cross-country skiing.
- n. A cross-country ski run or race.
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- n. cross-country skiing
German : lang, long (from Middle High German, from Old High German; see del-1 in Indo-European roots) + Lauf, race (from Middle High German louf, from Old High German hlouf).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From German Langlauf (Wiktionary)