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Synonyms for rappel

(mountaineering) a descent of a vertical cliff or wall made by using a doubled rope that is fixed to a higher point and wrapped around the body

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

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beaucoup moins que] Le rappel concerne le reliquat des produits infantiles du site de fabrication Craon, quelle que soit la date de production et sur tous les circuits de diffusion.
Le groupe avait par ailleurs annonce, egalement en mars, le rappel de 681.
Ainsi, Samsung conforte Greenpeace et d'autres ONG ecologiques qui s'etaient inquietees de l'impact ecologique du rappel des appareils.
Local celebrities and media personalities will rappel on Saturday, November 12 and the main event will take place on Sunday, November 13.
Before the start of a rappel, the guides check the area for spots to anchor the ropes.
lt;<Tengo muy asumido que Carlos es el ganador del concurso>>, dijo Laura a Rappel en la radio de Gran Hermano VIP.
Ce rappel stimule consiste a filmer un eleve en train de lire un texte a voix haute.
Guide services provide a harness, helmet, and other equipment and will teach you how to rappel.
Fasha (Farshad) Mahjoor, a British-Iranian businessman, will rappel down the side of Europe's tallest office building next month along with Prince Andrew as part of a fundraising stunt for charity.
Le 21 mars, le president Noel Kinsella a rendu une longue decision concernant un rappel au Reglement souleve par la senatrice Anne Cools, le 9 fevrier.
Park rangers managed to rappel down to the injured man, who was helicoptered to safety and was being treated in hospital for wrist, ankle and neck injuries.
Plus there are other challenges such as wall climbing, rappel (abseiling down an icy cliff), ice-mining and snowballs.
It was a great experience to rappel down the fort wall which was about 40 feet high," says Mumbai- based Dinesh Dayal, CEO of a multinational company, who recently went with his staffers to Khimsar as part of an offsite team- building exercise.
Krumpholz, Matt Sagehorn, Justin Rappel, Jordan Thompson and Peter Kurzeka added goals for the Trojans (16-1), who earlier defeated UCLA 9-8 in the semifinals.
Students test their skills by rappelling off Pannell Library, but for their final exam, they will climb down a 100-foot cliff and rappel into two caves at Carlsbad Caverns.