- powder monkey
- a) An explosives expert. A person who sets explosives.
Snowbird has been amending its reputation as a destination primarily for the steep-and-deep skiers and powder monkeys. Off the Baby Thunder lift in 1995, the resort has a largely protected area that has gentle slopes great for less experienced skiers.b) The persons employed to carry gun powder from the ships magazine to the gun deck during a battle; in the 18th century Royal British and U. S. Navies, this task (also carrying water) during battles became a permanent nickname for the ships cabin boys and apprentice seamen.
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