Definition of bridging in English:

bridging

noun

mass nounClimbing
  • A method of climbing a wide chimney by using the left hand and foot on one side wall and the right hand and foot on the other.

    • ‘Learning to move on steep rock, bridging overhangs and feeling like a bird are unforgettable experiences.’
    • ‘Move out of the cave via bridging up a chimney and back out onto the main face above the cave entrance.’

Pronunciation

bridging

/ˈbrɪdʒɪŋ/