Definition of Abseil in English :
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Abseil meaning in English
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1. abseil, rappel
(mountaineering) a descent of a vertical cliff or wall made by using a doubled rope that is fixed to a higher point and wrapped around the body
lower oneself with a rope coiled around the body from a mountainside
Example Sentences:'The ascent was easy--roping down the mountain would be much more difficult and dangerous''You have to learn how to abseil when you want to do technical climbing'
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