- /ˈglas-ɒf/ (say 'glahs-of)
1. Also, evening glass-off. Surfing a period, usually in the evening, when the wind has died and the waves look glassy and are ideal for surfing.
2. Hang-gliding the period at the end of the day when latent heat trapped in a valley provides a rush of rising air which gives a buoyant lift to a person hang-gliding.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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