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[zas-truh-guh, zah-struh-, za-stroo-, zah-] /ˈzæs trə gə, ˈzɑ strə-, zæˈstru-, zɑ-/
noun, plural zastrugi
[zas-truh-gee, zah-struh-, za-stroo-, zah-] /ˈzæs trə gi, ˈzɑ strə-, zæˈstru-, zɑ-/ (Show IPA)
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/zəˈstruːɡə; zæ-/
a variant spelling of sastruga
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zastrugi in Science
  (zā-str'gə, zä'strə-)   
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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