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adjective     off-piste pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    off-piste skiing is not done on the marked pistes (=tracks) but on fresh snow that has not been skied on
  2. 2
    journalism different or differently from what is usual or expected

    Goldie's debut looked to slick jazz-funk and soul for off-piste inspiration.

    The young wine waiter took me off-piste with some superb wines left over from a tasting.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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