wedel

verb
we·​del | \ˈvā-dᵊl \
wedeled; wedeling; wedels

Definition of wedel 

intransitive verb

: to ski by means of wedeln

First Known Use of wedel

circa 1963, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wedel

German Wedeln

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