zastrugi

zastruga

[zas-truh-guh, zah-struh-, za-stroo-, zah-]
noun, plural zastrugi [zas-truh-gee, zah-struh-, za-stroo-, zah-] .
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zastruga (zəˈstruːɡə, zæ-)
 
n
a variant spelling of sastruga

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zastrugi   (zā-str'gə, zä'strə-)  Pronunciation Key 
Another spelling of sastrugi.
sastrugi (sā-str'gə, sä'strə-) also zastrugi   (sā-str'gə, sä'strə-)
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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