stem-turn

stem turn

noun Skiing.
a turn in which a skier stems one ski in the direction to be turned and brings the other ski around so that both skis are parallel.

Origin:
1930–35

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stem turn
 
n
skiing Also called: stem a turn in which the heel of one ski is stemmed and the other ski is brought parallel

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