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Christie definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: prolific English writer of detective stories (1890-1976) [syn: Christie, Agatha Christie, Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie]

Merriam Webster's

or christy noun (plural christies) Etymology: by shortening & alteration from christiania Date: 1925 a skiing turn used for altering the direction of hill descent or for stopping and executed usually at high speed by shifting the body weight forward and skidding into a turn with parallel skis

Merriam Webster's

biographical name Dame Agatha 1890-1976 née Miller English writer

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (also Christy) (pl. -ies) Skiing a sudden turn in which the skis are kept parallel, used for changing direction fast or stopping short. Etymology: abbr. of Christiania (now Oslo) in Norway



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