heli-skiing
noun Date: 1976 downhill skiing on remote mountains reached by helicopter

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • heli-skiing — [hel′i skē΄iŋ] n. skiing done at remote sites by skiers transported by helicopter heli skier n. * * * …   Universalium

  • heli-skiing — [hel′i skē΄iŋ] n. skiing done at remote sites by skiers transported by helicopter heli skier n …   English World dictionary

  • heli-skiing — noun skiing in remote areas after being transported by helicopter Syn: heli skiing, helicopter skiing, heliskiing …   Wiktionary

  • heli-skiing — noun skiing in which the skier is taken up the mountain by helicopter. Derivatives heli ski verb heli skier noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • heli-skiing — ˈhelə, ˈhēləˌ noun Etymology: heli (II) + skiing : downhill skiing on remote mountains reached by helicopter …   Useful english dictionary

  • heli-skiing — he|li ski|ing [ˈheliˌski:ıŋ] n [U] [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: helicopter + skiing] the sport of flying a ↑helicopter to a place in the mountains where you can ↑ski on deep snow that no one else has skied on …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • heli-skiing — he·li skiing …   English syllables

  • Heli-Skiing — D✓He|li|ski|ing, He|li Ski|ing [...ski:ɪŋ ], das; [s] <englisch> (Abfahrt von einem Berggipfel, zu dem der Skiläufer mit dem Helikopter gebracht worden ist) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • North Cascade Heli Skiing — based in Mazama, Washington, USA is a heliskiing operator permitted by the United States Forest Service to operate in a 300,000 acre area of the Okanogan and Wenatchee National Forests. Reference Go North Cascade heli ski in Men s Fitness by Noah …   Wikipedia

  • heli-ski — /ˈhɛli ski/ (say helee skee) verb (i) (heli ski d or heli skied, heli skiing) to ski from the top of a mountain, to which access is gained by helicopter, to the bottom where the helicopter waits to provide the return trip to the summit. –heli… …   Australian English dictionary

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