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[zas-truh-guh, zah-struh-, za-stroo-, zah-]
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noun, plural zas·tru·gi [zas-truh-gee, zah-struh-, za-stroo-, zah-] /ˈzæs trə gi, ˈzɑ strə-, zæˈstru-, zɑ-/.
  1. sastruga.
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British Dictionary definitions for zastrugi


  1. a variant spelling of sastruga
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zastrugi in Science


[ză-strōōgə, zästrə-]
  1. Another spelling of sastrugi.
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[să-strōōgə, sästrə-]
  1. Long, wavelike ridges of snow, formed by the wind and found on the polar plains. Sastrugi are usually up to several meters high and are often parallel to the prevailing wind direction.
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