stem turn(redirected from stem turns)
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A turn in skiing made by stemming the uphill ski, transferring weight to its inside edge, and bringing the other ski into a parallel position after the turn is completed.
(Skiing) skiing a turn in which the heel of one ski is stemmed and the other ski is brought parallel. Also called: stem
a turn in which a skier stems the outside ski and brings the other ski around to it.
n → Stemmbogen m