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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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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.
The ZeroGrand Commuter Pack is based on design and construction developed so that alpinist could haul heavy loads into the mountains and keep them safe from any and all conditions
We have more diversity of terrain and employees with tremendous enthusiasm,'' Kemmerer, an expert skier and alpinist, told me.
The Team leader is Muhammad Taqi, skilled alpinist that was leader also at the Broad Peak, with him are Hassan Jan (climber leader), Muhammad Sadiq, Ghulam Mehdi, Ali Durrani, Ali Rozi, Muhammad Hassan, Rehmat Ullah Baig.
And one of the highlights of the threeday event will be a personal appearance by extreme alpinist Ueli Steck, the hottest property in climbing.
The mini series titled "Messner's Himalaya" revolves around the life of Messner, who is arguably the finest Alpinist of all time.
It was an unexpected find for the young French alpinist as he approached the summit of Mont Blanc.
TOKYO - Japanese alpinist Yuichiro Miura returned to Tokyo on Wednesday morning after becoming the oldest person to scale Mt.
He faces a couple of interesting rivals in Alpinist and Sugar Boy, but he still looks the one to side with.
Aidan O'Brien has won this recognised Derby trial with the likes of High Chaparral, Fame And Glory, Yeats and Battle Of Marengo's sire Galileo in the last decade, although Jim Bolger, who runs both ALPINIST and BEYOND THANKFUL, has won it for the last three years.
Rescuers were alerted and promptly arrived to the spot to find the four alpinist having sustained various grave injuries, including fractures of the pelvis and leg, and head and ribcage bruises.
Jim Bolger stole the show with a near 194-1 four-timer courtesy of Saburo, Caesaria, Rehn's Nest and Alpinist.