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al·pin·ism

also Al·pin·ism  (ăl′pə-nĭz′əm)
n.
Mountain climbing, especially in the Alps.

al′pin·ist n.

alpinist

(ˈælpɪnɪst)
n
(Mountaineering) a mountaineer who climbs in medium-sized glaciated mountain areas such as the Alps
ˈalpinism n

al•pin•ist

(ˈæl pə nɪst)

n. (often cap.)
a mountain climber, esp. in the Alps.
[1880–85; < French alpiniste]
al′pin•ism, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.alpinist - a mountain climber who specializes in difficult climbsalpinist - a mountain climber who specializes in difficult climbs
mountain climber, mountaineer - someone who climbs mountains
Translations
alpinist

alpinist

[ˈælpɪnɪst] Nalpinista mf

alpinist

nAlpinist(in) m(f)

alpinist

[ˈælpɪnɪst] nalpinista m/f
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Islamabad -- An elite group of climbers saved a French mountaineer in a daring high-altitude rescue mission on Pakistan's Nanga Parbat, one of the highest mountains in the world, as officials called off the search for a second missing alpinist on Sunday.
In reply to a question, he said three Pakistani mountaineers Samina Baig, the first Pakistani female alpinist, the late Hassan Sadpara and Nazir Sabir from GB have climbed Mount Everest; however, they had all submitted the peak during summer.
You made a courageous first step in restoring Cerro Torre to its rightful place as one of the most demanding and inaccessible summits in the world," the elder Kennedy wrote in an open letter to his son that was published in Alpinist Magazine in 2012.
That only meant a technical climb (famous as Alpinist Style).
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For Teddy Norton, climbing was literally part of his DNA; his grandfather was Alfred Wills, the pioneering British alpinist.
I think few of us ever knew that he was perhaps the most accomplished alpinist in our Service.
The only safe way to do it, unless you are an experienced Alpinist, is to hire a professional guide.
Renowned local guide and alpinist Andranik Miribyan said, "I have never known an expedition team to carry out such an ambitious and challenging traverse in the region.