2. Verb. (climbing) To climb a rope using a prusik. ¹
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Definition of Prusik
1. to climb using mountaineering slings [v -ED, -ING, -S]
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prusik
Literary usage of Prusik
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Transactions of the Philological Society by Philological Society (Great Britain). (1888)
"prusik, a Bohemian scholar, has tried to explain i as follows. He connects the -ero with the -ginta in the Latii form nonaginta, and the Greek ..."
2. The Literary Year-book by Joseph Jacobs (1907)
"Translated by B. prusik, pt. 2, sect. 2 of Anglicka Knihovna, edited by Josef Bartos. Prag. 1904 The Pilgrim's Scrip. ..."