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langlauf

[lahng-louf]
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noun
  1. the sport of cross-country skiing.
  2. a cross-country ski run or race.

Origin of langlauf

1925–30; < German: literally, long run. See long1, lope, leap
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British Dictionary definitions for langlauf

langlauf

noun
  1. cross-country skiing
Derived Formslanglufer (ˈlɑːŋˌlɔɪfə), noun

Word Origin

German, literally: long run
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