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hill climb

noun
1.
a racing event for motorcycles or automobiles in which competitors drive up a hilly course one at a time, the winner having the fastest time.
Origin of hill climb
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • Designed for the average cyclist, the tour covers mostly flat ground, with only one moderate hill climb.
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  • We will be hiking in rocky terrain with a good hill climb.
  • Last years final race included a clown bike relay, a wetlands word find, and a greased hill climb.
  • We are home to the longest running motorcycle hill climb in the nation.
British Dictionary definitions for hill climb

hill climb

noun
1.
a competition in which motor vehicles attempt singly to ascend a steep slope as fast as possible
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