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

  • noun A turn in skiing made by stemming the uphill ski, transferring weight to its inside edge, and bringing the other ski into a parallel position after the turn is completed.

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  • noun a turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it


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