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inselberg

[in-suh l-burg, -zuh l-] /ˈɪn səlˌbɜrg, -zəl-/
noun, Physical Geography
1.
monadnock (def 1).
Origin of inselberg
1895-1900
1895-1900; < German, equivalent to Insel island + Berg mountain
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British Dictionary definitions for inselberg

inselberg

/ˈɪnzəlˌbɜːɡ/
noun
1.
an isolated rocky hill rising abruptly from a flat plain
Word Origin
from German, from Insel island + Berg mountain
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