downhiller

[ doun-hil-er ]
/ ˈdaʊnˈhɪl ər /

noun

a skier who competes in downhill races, especially in the downhill.
a downhill skier (contrasted with cross-country skier).

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Origin of downhiller

First recorded in 1965–70; downhill + -er1
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