climbing wall

noun

Definition of climbing wall

: a wall specially designed for climbing and often built to simulate a rocky surface

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First Known Use of climbing wall

1956


CLIMBING WALL Defined for English Language Learners

climbing wall

noun

Definition of climbing wall for English Language Learners

  • : a wall that is specially designed to be climbed and that is used to develop the skills needed for climbing mountains and cliffs


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