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abseil

verb [I] uk   us   /ˈæb.seɪl/ UK (US rappel)
to go down a very steep slope by holding on to a rope that is fastened to the top of the slope: She abseiled down the rock face.
abseil
noun [C] uk   us   UK (US rappel)
Translations of “abseil”
in Vietnamese trèo xuống…
in Spanish Rappel…
in Thai ปีนป่ายลงเขาด้วยเชือก…
in Malaysian menakik turun…
in Chinese (Traditional) 援繩爬下, 繞繩下降…
in Indonesian meluncur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 援绳爬下, 绕绳下降…
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