kick turn


Definition of kick turn

: a standing half turn in skiing made by swinging one ski high with a jerk and planting it in the desired direction and then lifting the other ski into a parallel position

First Known Use of kick turn

1910, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of kick turn was in 1910

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“Kick turn.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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