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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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