parascending

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parascending

(ˈpærəˌsɛndɪŋ)
n
(Extreme Sports) a sport in which a participant wears a parachute and becomes airborne by being towed by a vehicle into the wind and then descends by parachute
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Translations

parascending

nParagliding nt (bei dem der Start mit Hilfe eines Schnellboots erfolgt)
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