short-swing

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adjective

: tending to close out commitments quickly
short-swing traders

shortswing

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noun

: a skiing technique developed for maximum speed especially in slalom racing and based on sideslipping, heel thrusting, and keeping the ski edges parallel

Word History

Etymology

Noun

translation of German kurzschwung

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“Short-swing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/short-swing. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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