axel

(redirected from Absalon)
Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Absalon: Absalom

ax·el

 (ăk′səl)
n.
A jump in figure skating that is initiated from the outer forward edge of one skate, followed by one and one-half midair turns and a return to the outer backward edge of the other skate.

[After Axel Paulsen (1856-1938), Norwegian figure skater.]

axel

(ˈæksəl)
n
(Ice Skating) skating a jump in which the skater takes off from the forward outside edge of one skate, makes one and a half, two and a half, or three and a half turns in the air, and lands on the backward outside edge of the other skate
[C20: named after Axel Paulsen (1855–1938), Norwegian skater]

ax•el

(ˈæk səl)

n.
a figure skating jump in which the skater leaps from the front outer edge of one skate into the air to make 1½ rotations of the body and lands on the back outer edge of the other skate.
[1925–30; after Axel Paulsen (1855–1938), Norwegian figure skater]

axel

, axle - Axel is the figure-skating jump; axle is the pin or rod between two wheels.
See also related terms for wheels.
Translations
Axel
References in periodicals archive ?
From just PS159 per person this offer includes return flights from London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Bristol or Birmingham, a two night stay at Absalon Hotel and breakfast daily.
From just PS159 per person, this offer includes return flights from London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Bristol or Birmingham, a twonight stay at Absalon Hotel and breakfast daily.
Jermi Darapan and Kieth Absalon also found the back of the net for the Baby Tamaraws, who moved up to 13 points.
Doctora admitted to the crime and tagged Sablay as his accomplice and Piedragorda as the lookout in robbing the 22-year-old victim, Mico Absalon.
Sundays with Absalon is a short narrative game about Adelaide, a mother who struggles with feelings of self-doubt and depression.
Sundays with Absalon by John Vanderhoef Sundays with Absalon is a short narrative game about Adelaide, a mother who struggles with feelings of self-doubt and depression.
The Swiss will be challenged in Cairns in northern Australia by two former world and Olympic champions Julien Absalon of France and the Czech Republic's Jaroslav Kulhavy.
Ya en 1988, en Comitan de Dominguez, Chiapas, el gobernador Absalon Castellanos Dominguez, ordeno la realizacion de una serie de mesas redondas bajo el rubro de La novela politica ?
Caption: ABOVE RIGHT: HMCS Protecteur resupplies the Danish ship, HDMS Absalon, in the Arabian Sea, during an operation in 2008.
Partina Hotels & Resorts and Copenhagen's The Absalon are working on a 24-hour-stay concept, allowing guests to stay for a full day.
Her aunt accused Absalon of crossing the boundary of her land.
Analizando los resultados en la region Cajamarca, lo primero que uno encuentra es que el Movimiento de Afirmacion Social (MAS) gana en muchos distritos rurales, pero practicamente empata con Cajamarca Siempre Verde (de Absalon Vasquez), y que Fuerza Popular, la segunda fuerza regional, queda sexta en numero de distritos al ganar solamente seis.