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berg

 (bûrg)
n.
A mass of floating or stationary ice; an iceberg.

[Short for iceberg.]

berg

(bɜːɡ)
n
(Physical Geography) short for iceberg

berg

(bɜːɡ)
n
a South African word for mountain

Berg

(bɜːɡ; German bɛrk)
n
1. (Biography) Alban (Maria Johannes) (ˈalbaːn). 1885–1935, Austrian composer: a pupil of Schoenberg. His works include the operas Wozzeck (1921) and Lulu (1935), a violin concerto (1935), chamber works, and songs
2. (Biography) Paul. born 1926, US molecular biologist, the first to identify transfer RNA (1956). Nobel prize for chemistry 1980

berg

(bɜrg)

n.
an iceberg.
[1815–25]

Berg

(bɛrg)

n.
Al•ban (ˈɑl bɑn) 1885–1935, Austrian composer.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.berg - a large mass of ice floating at seaberg - a large mass of ice floating at sea; usually broken off of a polar glacier
floater - an object that floats or is capable of floating
growler - a small iceberg or ice floe just large enough to be hazardous for shipping
ice mass - a large mass of ice
2.Berg - Austrian composer in Schoenberg's twelve-tone music system (1885-1935)

berg

noun (S. African) mountain, peak, mount, height, ben (Scot.), horn, ridge, fell (Brit.), alp, pinnacle, elevation, eminence a wind coming down off the berg
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