: a turn executed in a downhill traverse by lifting the upper ski from the ground, placing it in the desired direction, weighting it, and bringing the other ski parallel
* * *Skiing.a turn in which a skier lifts one ski from the snow, faces the ski slightly outward in the direction to be turned, sets it down, and brings the other ski around so that both skis are parallel.[1940-45]
* * *step turn,a method of turning in which a skier lifts and turns first the inner ski and then the outer one until the turn is complete.
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