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burg – city or town
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A mass of floating or stationary ice; an iceberg.
[Short for iceberg.]
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(Physical Geography) short for iceberg
a South African word for mountain
Berg(bɜːɡ; German bɛrk)
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
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Al•ban (ˈɑl bɑn) 1885–1935, Austrian composer.
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|Noun||1.||berg - 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)|
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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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