Definition of parallel turn in English:

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parallel turn

Pronunciation: /ˈperəˌlel tərn/


A turn with the skis kept parallel to each other.
Example sentences
  • Anything steep found us making classic parallel turns with latched heels.
  • A series of short, linked parallel turns becomes slaloms, ideal for ski cross training.
  • From the top of most chair lifts, there are long winding runs where intermediate skiers and adventurous beginners can master their parallel turns.

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Syllabification: par·al·lel turn

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