telemark

noun, often capitalized tel·e·mark \ ˈte-lə-ˌmärk \

Definition of telemark

: a turn in skiing in which the outside ski is advanced considerably ahead of the other ski and then turned inward at a steadily widening angle until the turn is completed

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Origin and Etymology of telemark

Norwegian, from Telemark, region in Norway


Telemark

geographical name Tel·e·mark \ ˈte-lə-ˌmärk \

Definition of Telemark

mountain region in southwestern Norway

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