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Kasbek

[kahz-bek; Russian kuhz-byek]
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noun
  1. Kazbek.

Kazbek

or Kas·bek

[kahz-bek; Russian kuhz-byek]
noun
  1. Mount, an extinct volcano in the central Caucasus Mountains, between the Georgian Republic and the Russian Federation. 16,541 feet (5042 meters).
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Examples from the Web for kasbek

Historical Examples

  • So that no comparison can be dawn between these and the hoary headed patriarch Elbruz, or Kasbek, which exceeds 18,000 feet.

    From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan

    Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky

  • Kasbek has a great literature, and has left a deep mark in Russian poetry.


British Dictionary definitions for kasbek

Kazbek

noun
  1. Mount Kazbek an extinct volcano in N Georgia in the central Caucasus Mountains. Height: 5047 m (16 558 ft)
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