Definition of bergschrund in English:

bergschrund

Line breaks: berg|schrund
Pronunciation: /ˈbəːgʃrʊnd/

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noun

  • A crevasse at the junction of a glacier or snowfield with a steep upper slope.

Origin

mid 19th century: from German, from Berg 'mountain' + Schrund 'crevice'.

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