Definition of para-ski in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈperəskē/


[no object]
Jump from an aircraft by parachute and ski from the landing place, as a sport or race: [as adjective]: he perennially competes in the intermediate class in the para-ski nationals



Example sentences
  • According to research by American Express, cover for activities such as bobsleighing, heliskiing and paraskiing is unlikely to be included on standard policies.
  • Water sports are a major attraction here, including water-skiing, kayaking, windsurfing and paraskiing.

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Syllabification: par·a-ski

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