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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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Go and flirt with Berg as much as you please," she finished quickly.
Then Schom berg expounded in my hearing to three or four people his theory that Falk was after Captain Her mann's niece, and asserted confidently that nothing would come of it.
As its name imports (smeer, fat; berg, to put up), this village was founded in order to afford a place for the blubber of the dutch whale fleet to be tried out, without being taken home to Holland for that purpose.
The black outline of a boat just shows itself, hauled up on the berg.
Is your master really going to Suliman's Berg, Jim, or are you lying?
But, I say, I've been told Berg is going up in a great balloon next Sunday from the Yusupov Garden and will take up passengers at a fee.
I am not intrusive; I used to get on all right with card-sharpers, and I never bored Prince Svirbey, a great personage who is a distant relation of mine, and I could write about Raphael's /Madonna/ in Madam Prilukov's album, and I never left Marfa Petrovna's side for seven years, and I used to stay the night at Viazemsky's house in the Hay Market in the old days, and I may go up in a balloon with Berg, perhaps.
Berg, 44, is a University of Oregon graduate, who worked at manufacturing and construction firms in Oregon and California.
Due to the fact that an iceberg of this size is rare, it's difficult to know how it will travel and what its calving means for the berg, the shelf it broke off of and the ocean.
Berg is the right person to lead WVMI into the future," Board Chair Derrick Latos, MD said.
According to the company, there would be no interruption in service to the customers of Berg Steel from the existing Royal Oak, MI steel service center.
Berg admits that his choices in subject matter come from an attraction to themes that are common among people in sports and the military.