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Climbing walls

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Use for artificial surfaces designed to facilitate practicing rock climbing techniques, providing the climber with varying surface textures, grips, scale, and inclination. HSRBD

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<walls by function>

Term used for

walls, climbing

Equivalent Terms used

climbing wall


12yrs ago

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