klister

[ klis-ter ]
/ ˈklɪs tər /

noun

a sticky wax for use on skis, as for slopes where the snow is excessively wet.

Nearby words

  1. klippe,
  2. klippel's disease,
  3. klippel-feil syndrome,
  4. klipspringer,
  5. klismos,
  6. klondike,
  7. klondike gold rush,
  8. klondyker,
  9. klong,
  10. kloof

Origin of klister

1935–40; < Norwegian < Middle Low German; cognate with German Kleister paste

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