prusik

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named for Austrian mountaineer Karl Prusik.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prusik (plural prusiks)

  1. (climbing, chiefly attributive) A type of friction hitch.

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Verb[edit]

prusik (third-person singular simple present prusiks, present participle prusiking, simple past and past participle prusiked)

  1. (climbing) To climb a rope using a prusik.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

prusik

  1. prusik (hitch)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of prusik (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative prusik prusikit
genitive prusikin prusikien
partitive prusikia prusikeja
illative prusikiin prusikeihin
singular plural
nominative prusik prusikit
accusative nom. prusik prusikit
gen. prusikin
genitive prusikin prusikien
partitive prusikia prusikeja
inessive prusikissa prusikeissa
elative prusikista prusikeista
illative prusikiin prusikeihin
adessive prusikilla prusikeilla
ablative prusikilta prusikeilta
allative prusikille prusikeille
essive prusikina prusikeina
translative prusikiksi prusikeiksi
instructive prusikein
abessive prusikitta prusikeitta
comitative prusikeineen

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