Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- any bulldozerlike device or machine used to clear snow off a road, railroad, etc.
- Skiing a stemming of both skis, as for stopping, with the inside ski edges dug into the snow, and the tips of the skis pointed at each other
to stem with both skis
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A plowlike device or vehicle used to remove snow, especially from roads and railroad tracks.
- A maneuver in snow skiing in which the tips of the skis are brought together in order to slow or stop progress.
To perform a snowplow in skiing.