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abseilverb [I]

uk   us   /ˈæb.seɪl/ UK (US rappel)
to go down a very ​steepslope by ​holding on to a ​rope that is ​fastened to the ​top of the ​slope: She abseiled down the ​rockface.
noun [C] uk   us   UK (US rappel)
(Definition of abseil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “abseil”
in Spanish Rappel…
in Vietnamese trèo xuống…
in Malaysian menakik turun…
in Thai ปีนป่ายลงเขาด้วยเชือก…
in Chinese (Simplified) 援绳爬下, 绕绳下降…
in Indonesian meluncur…
in Chinese (Traditional) 援繩爬下, 繞繩下降…
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