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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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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.
It was his first introduction to the dread summer berg of the Banks, and he cowered in the bottom of the boat while Manuel laughed.
A berg that seemed ready to carry the world before it would ground helplessly in deep water, reel over, and wallow in a lather of foam and mud and flying frozen spray, while a much smaller and lower one would rip and ride into the flat floe, flinging tons of ice on either side, and cutting a track half a mile long before it was stopped.
Is your master really going to Suliman's Berg, Jim, or are you lying?
Go and flirt with Berg as much as you please," she finished quickly.
We thought he was crazy; but he wasn't, for that afternoon we sighted a great berg south of us, and we'd been running north, we thought, for days.
The black outline of a boat just shows itself, hauled up on the berg.
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.
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.
In his mind's eye he saw its streets a thousand leagues long, aye, and longer; turnings that doubled earth's stormiest headlands or were the way to quiet inland ponds; cross-roads, taken one way, that led to flower-lands and summer seas, and that led the other way to bitter, ceaseless gales and the perilous bergs of the great west wind drift.
Barry Berg has 35 years of financial services and accounting experience, Zach Berg has 18 years of investment experience and Gilbert has 10 years of financial services experience.