noun, plural cou·loirs [kool-wahrz, French koo-lwar]. /kulˈwɑrz, French kuˈlwar/.
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Sinking up to my armpits in a pocket of facets midway up a couloir only moments after digging a pit took spatial variability beyond the conceptual.
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Their tracks were visible on the snow at the top of the couloir.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
None came, and we felt gratified at this confirmation of our judgment as to the safety of this part of the couloir.
Naturally, our trust in the rocks was gone, and we took as soon as possible to the steep snow of the couloir.
My hat blew off here, and rolled on its stiffened brim at a tremendous pace down a couloir of ice.
We ascended by the right-hand couloir, if I may so term it, and then made for the gap on the ridge at the extreme westerly end.