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abseil

verb [I] uk   /ˈæb.seɪl/ UK ( US rappel) us  
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   UK ( US rappel) us  
Translations of “abseil”
in Spanish Rappel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 援繩爬下, 繞繩下降…
in Chinese (Simplified) 援绳爬下, 绕绳下降…
(Definition of abseil from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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