abseil


ab·seil

verb \ˈab-ˌsāl, -ˌsī(-ə)l\

Definition of ABSEIL

intransitive verb
chiefly British
:  rappel
abseil noun

Origin of ABSEIL

German abseilen, from ab down, off + Seil rope
First Known Use: 1941

Other General Sports Terms

kegler, mulligan, rappel, turkey

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