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ski pole

Syllabification: ski pole

Definition of ski pole in English:

noun

Either of two lightweight poles held by a skier to assist in balance or propulsion.
Example sentences
  • I place another wand and ski across, probing with my ski pole so I don't blunder down a hidden orifice.
  • To guide your movements, take your ski pole and draw a quarter circle starting at your heel and curving forward.
  • When my ski pole sunk all the way to the hilt through bottomless muck, I realized this wasn't our day.

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