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mountaineering in Other sports topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmountaineeringmoun‧tain‧eer‧ing /ˌmaʊntəˈnɪərɪŋ $ ˌmaʊntənˈɪrɪŋ/ noun [uncountable]  DSOthe sport of climbing mountains
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mountaineeringThis is a pity, since moving together is the essence of safe, quick alpine mountaineering.It was good to be up mountains again, as I used to enjoy mountaineering before my accident.Wendy goes mountaineering and has involved her boyfriend in the sport.His mountaineering record is outstanding by any standards: Mont Blanc, the Matterhorn and the Eiger.A bighorn lamb tries its mountaineering skills.Missing too are some of the ski mountaineering classics which are ideally suited to Nordic touring gear.I joined the mountaineering club when I went to university.Watch for the return of the mountaineering look too.Among them was Steven Proctor, who was on his way to the Himalayas for a four week mountaineering holiday.