- a skiing technique first developed in Austria in the 1950s that consists of high-speed turns made in succession with both skis parallel while not noticeably setting the ski edges on a slope.
Origin of wedeln
1955–60; < German: literally, wagging (the tail)
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- a succession of high-speed turns performed in skiing
from German, literally: to wag