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wedeln

[veyd-ln] /ˈveɪd ln/
noun
1.
a skiing technique first developed in Austria in the 1950s that consists of high-speed turns made in succession with both skis parallel while not noticeably setting the ski edges on a slope.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; < German: literally, wagging (the tail)
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British Dictionary definitions for wedeln

wedeln

/ˈveɪdəln/
noun
1.
a succession of high-speed turns performed in skiing
Word Origin
from German, literally: to wag
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