A hollow made in the snow by a skier who has fallen backward.
[Partial translation of German Sitzmarke : Sitz, act of sitting; see sitz bath + Marke, mark.]
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(Skiing) skiing a depression in the snow where a skier has fallen
[German, literally: seat mark]
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Impression left in the snow by a fallen skier.
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