Definition of Christie in English:

Christie

Line breaks: Chris|tie
Pronunciation: /ˈkrɪsti
 
/

noun (plural Christies)

Skiing , • dated
  • A sudden turn in which the skis are kept parallel, used for changing direction fast or stopping short.

Origin

1920s (earlier as Christiania): named after Christiania in Norway.

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