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addaword.gifdefinition of klister

noun
a sticky substance used on cross country skis in order to get a good grip on the snow
You can use klister in warm and wet conditions.
Submitted by: Martin Sundqvist from Sweden on 20/08/2013 12:53:00
Definition of klister from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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