mountaineer

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˌmaʊn.tɪnˈɪə̯(r)/
  • (US) IPA: /ˌmaʊn.tɪnˈɪr/ or [ˌmãʊ̯̃(n)ʔn̩ˈiər] or [ˌmæ̃ʊ̯̃(n)ʔn̩ˈiər]
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Noun[change]

Singular
mountaineer

Plural
mountaineers

  1. (countable) A mountaineer is a person who climbs mountains for sport or pleasure.
    At the age of 9, Tyler Armstrong is the youngest mountaineer to climb Mount Aconcagua in Argentina.
  2. (rare) A mountaineer is a person who lives in a mountainous area.

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