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Vorlage

[fohr-lah-guh] /ˈfoʊrˌlɑ gə/
noun, plural Vorlage. German.
1.
a position in which a skier leans forward but keeps the heels in contact with the skis.
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Vorlage

/ˈfoːrlaːɡə/
noun
1.
(skiing) a position in which a skier leans forward but keeps his heels on the skis
Word Origin
from vor before, in front of + Lage position, stance
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Word Origin and History for Vorlage

vorlage

n.

1939, from German vorlage, from vorlegen "to lean forward," from vor (see fore) + legen (see lay (v.)).

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