parapente

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parapente

(ˈpærəˌpɛntɪ)
n
1. (Skiing) Also called: parapenting another name for paraskiing
2. (Skiing) the form of parachute used in this sport
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Walkers relish its quieter, challenging slopes, climbers scale the rocky outcrops that frown upon the geologists who cherish the Felspathic trap and shale, environmentalists say it is a place of special scientific interest, parapenters jump off it...