Origin of piste
Examples from the Web for piste
One just has to drive them in a straight line across the piste.
On our return to the piste, or flying field, we usually keep steadily at it until nearly dark.
Word Origin for piste
also pist, 1727, from French piste, from Latin pista (via) "beaten (track)," from pistus, past participle of pinsere "to pound, stamp" (see pestle).