from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Sailing with ice-yachts.
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There is plenty to do in Russia, in winter, for those who like sledging, skating, ice-yachting, and so on, and I think I thoroughly enjoyed all these forms of amusement.
Skating and ice-yachting must be sought in regions where the snow is less deep and the cold more intense.
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"I come up here every winter for some ice-yachting.