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stem turn

noun, Skiing.
a turn in which a skier stems one ski in the direction to be turned and brings the other ski around so that both skis are parallel.
Origin of stem turn
First recorded in 1930-35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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British Dictionary definitions for stem turn

stem turn

(skiing) a turn in which the heel of one ski is stemmed and the other ski is brought parallel Also called stem
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