rock climber
noun see rock climbing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Tom Higgins (rock climber) — Tom Higgins (Thomas John Higgins, 1944 ) is a California rock climber with many first and first free ascents primarily in the western United States. He is noted for pushing standards using a purist, free climbing style.Early Climbs, Tahquitz… …   Wikipedia

  • Rick White (rock climber) — Rick White (1946 26 November 2004) was an Australian rock climber, best known for discovering and developing the rock climbing destination of Frog Buttress near Boonah in Queensland, Australia. During the late 1960s and 1970s, White and his… …   Wikipedia

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  • rock climbing — rock ,climbing noun uncount the activity of climbing the side of a mountain or large rock for enjoyment, usually using ropes and other equipment. Rock climbing is often simply called climbing. ╾ rock ,climber noun count …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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