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Kazbek

or Kas·bek

[kahz-bek; Russian kuhz-byek]
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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 kazbek

Historical Examples

  • Kazbek is their diggings, a pretty large district, but not so extensive as Elbruz.

    Dariel

    R. D. Blackmore

  • What a dance they will have on Kazbek, with frost-bitten toes!

    Dariel

    R. D. Blackmore

  • But let any one rouse his temper, and the Demon of the Mountains, who haunts the crags of Kazbek, could not rave more furiously.

    Dariel

    R. D. Blackmore

  • There is a little band of your countrymen on the northern side of Kazbek, who hold our permission to quest for minerals.

    Dariel

    R. D. Blackmore

  • That night we slept in Kazbek village, which is on the great Russian road; and we laid our plans for the morrow.

    Dariel

    R. D. Blackmore


British Dictionary definitions for kazbek

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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