French base assureur

Dictionary entry: assureur

Kelly B

Curmodgeratrice
USA English
(climbing/escalade) belay device; also, the belayer, the person on the ground who belays using such a device
 
  • Kelly B

    Curmodgeratrice
    USA English
    (climbing/escalade) belay device; also, the belayer, the person on the ground who belays using such a device
    it's also called a Grigri (I knew there was another term, but it took a while to think of it.) That's a trademarked name like Scotch or Bandaid, but used generically as well.
     

    DrD

    Senior Member
    Dictionary Editor
    England English
    Thanks, but I can't add this as a translation unless we have the sense on the French side. I'll pass this over to the base, and we'll see what @Lacuzon thinks about adding it.
     
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