from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A downhill turn performed on cross-country skis in which the knees are bent, the inside heel is lifted, and the weight is on the outside ski, which is advanced ahead of the other and angled inward until the turn is complete.
- intransitive v. To execute a telemark or to ski using this turn.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A telemark turn.
- n. Telemark skiing.
- v. To perform a telemark turn.
- v. To take part in telemark skiing.
Norwegian, after Telemark, a region of southern Norway.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)