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Abseil vs. Absail

Difference Between Abseil and Absail

Abseil and Absail Comparison


(intransitive) To descend a steep or vertical drop using a rope with a mechanical friction device or (classic abseil) by wrapping the rope around the body; to rappel.


misspelling of abseil


A descent in mountaineering using a rope looped at the top and a friction device.


a descent down a nearly vertical surface by using a doubled rope that is coiled around the body and attached to some higher point


lower oneself with a double rope coiled around the body from a mountainside;

The ascent was easy--roping down the mountain would be much more difficult and dangerous

You have to learn how to abseil when you want to do technical climbing

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