If you are wondering “What is the definition of Corduroy?” you have come to the right place. On this page we will define Corduroy as well as use it in a sentence or in context as well as outline the origins or etymology of the term Corduroy when used in the context of skiing and snowboarding. Skiing and snowboarding is famous for having a high amount of jargon much like other similar sports (skateboarding, surfing, mountain-biking, etc.).
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What does Corduroy mean in ski/snowboard slang
Corduroy refers to the grooves that appear on a groomed run. There’s nothing a middle-aged skier loves more than carving up some fresh corduroy. Many snowboarders often find themselves leafing down any corduroy as an act of spite against skiers.
“Look at all that fresh corduroy”