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Stoss

[shtohs]
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noun
  1. Veit [fahyt] /faɪt/, c1440–1533, German sculptor and painter.
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stoss

adjective
  1. (of the side of a hill, crag, etc) facing the onward flow of a glacier or the direction in which a former glacier flowed
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Word Origin

German, from stossen to thrust

Stoss

noun
  1. Viet (faɪət). ?1445–1533, German Gothic sculptor and woodcarver. His masterpiece is the high altar in the Church of St Mary, Cracow (1477–89)
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