mountain climbing, especially in the Alps.
a mountain climber, especially in the Alps. a downhill skier, especially one engaging in competitive slalom and downhill events. Historical Examples From that terrible alpinist issued I know not what mysterious aura which lightened and buoyed up every one. Tartarin On The Alps Alphonse Daudet The alpinist was dumfounded, silent—in him the acme of stupefaction. […]
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- Alport’s syndrome
alport’s syndrome Alport’s syndrome Al·port’s syndrome (āl’pôrts’) n. An inherited syndrome marked by progressive nephropathy and nerve deafness and sometimes ocular defects.
a potent benzodiazepine, C 17 H 13 CIN 4 , used in the treatment of certain anxiety states. alprazolam al·pra·zo·lam (āl-prā’zə-lām’) n. A benzodiazepine tranquilizer that is used in the management of anxiety disorders.