floeberg

[ floh-burg ]
/ ˈfloʊ bɜrg /
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noun

a mass of ice floes resembling an iceberg.

Nearby words

  1. flockbed,
  2. flocking,
  3. flocky,
  4. flodden,
  5. floe,
  6. flog,
  7. flokati,
  8. flong,
  9. flood,
  10. flood basalt

Origin of floeberg

1875–80; floe + berg; modeled on iceberg

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Examples from the Web for floeberg

  • We pitched camp on a floeberg of unusual height; about us were many big hummocks, and to the lee of these banks of hardened snow.

    My Attainment of the Pole|Frederick A. Cook