Definition of snowcat in English:


Line breaks: snow|cat
Pronunciation: /ˈsnəʊkat


  • A tracked vehicle for travelling over snow.
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    • Of the two work horses pulling implements, snowcats groom larger trails while snowmobiles most frequently cover narrower trails or work on inadequate snow to support a snowcat.
    • Finally, there is the nirvana: a ski-in, ski-out home that is what it says it is: situated right on slopes which are snow-covered throughout the season and groomed by the lift company's snowcats daily.
    • As in Borovets, I don't believe it's a question of needing new massive investments, but simply of attending to maintenance regularly, and getting the snowcats up and down those slopes as soon as the new snow falls.


1940s: from snow + caterpillar.

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