christie

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noun chris·tie \ˈkris-tē\
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christy

Definition of christie

plural

christies

  1. :  a skiing turn used for altering the direction of hill descent or for stopping and executed usually at high speed by shifting the body weight forward and skidding into a turn with parallel skis

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Origin and Etymology of christie

by shortening & alteration from christiania


Christie

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biographical name Chris·tie \ˈkris-tē\

Definition of Christie

  1. Dame Agatha 1890–1976 née Miller English writer

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